Boeing announces Dubai Air Show orders, agreements with Africa
Boeing announced at the Dubai Airshow the orders and agreements with leading airlines and governments.
November 19, 2019: Boeing announced at the Dubai Airshow the orders and agreements with leading airlines and governments.
"We are proud to offer purpose-built solutions that reflect market needs and the preferences and operational requirements of our customers, including those in the important Middle East region," said Ted Colbert, president and CEO of Boeing Global Services. "Boeing is committed to growing our service offerings together with commercial and government partners to expand the Middle East's organic aerospace services expertise and support local industry."
The orders and agreements for Africa include:
• Egypt signed an Apache Sustainment Extension for technical assistance and on-site support.
• FlySAFAIR inks deal for Boeing Maintenance Performance Toolbox to access their fleets' real-time digital maintenance data and engineering and certification information.
• TAAG Angola Airlines reached a five-year agreement for Boeing Global Services' Global Fleet Care. This agreement provides Virtual Maintenance and Engineering support for TAAG's entire fleet of 15 Boeing 777 (8) and 737-700 (7) aircraft.
Boeing previously announced at the Dubai Airshow agreements with EGYPTAIR, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, and Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) for a range of aircraft lifecycle solutions spanning Global Services' robust suite of offerings, including landing gear, engine support, digital solutions, and materials parts access.
Other agreements were also signed with Korea for a multiyear F-15K F110 engines spares agreement, India reached a three-year training renewal agreement for C-17 training services for the Indian Air Force, LATAM Airlines Group announced multiyear agreements that will provide LATAM access to Boeing's global supply chain for 787 and 777 landing gear exchange services, among others.