Meggitt PLC, a leading international company specialising in high performance components and subsystems for the aerospace, defence, and selected energy markets, has secured a 3 year contract with Sichuan Services Aero-Engine Maintenance Company (SSAMC) to supply components for the CFM56 engine. The contract has a lifetime value of approximately US$1million.
SSAMC is a 60/40 joint venture between Air China and CFM, and is based at the Chengdu-Shuangliu airport.
Adrian Bunn, Senior Vice President, General Manager Asia for Meggitt’s Services and Support division said, ‘Expanding our MRO and aftermarket activities to support our growing customer base in China is one of our strategic priorities. We are proud to work with the Sichuan Services Aero-Engine Maintenance Company in support of engine maintenance for Air China, the nation’s flag carrier.’