Mike Szucs, Cebu Pacific Air Chief Executive Adviser (fifth from left); Christopher Gibbs, HAECO Group Director Components and Engine Services (fourth from right); Ian Wolfe, Cebu Pacific Air Executive Adviser Engineering and Fleet Management (fourth from left); Daniel Stromski, HAECO ITM Executive General Manager (third from right); and colleagues at the contract signing ceremony.
Manila, Philippines, 19 September 2018 -- The Philippines' leading carrier, Cebu Pacific Air (PSE: CEB) renews its long-term partnership with HAECO ITM Limited for component maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) support for the carrier's A330-300 fleet. The five-year contract extension encompasses inventory technical management support, component pooling, component engineering, stores and logistics management in Manila; as well as Main Base Kit (MBK) services and AOG support.
CEB currently has a fleet of eight Airbus A330-300 aircraft used for its long-haul as well as high-traffic domestic and international routes.
Daniel Stromski, Executive General Manager of HAECO ITM, said: "We are very happy to be able to extend this agreement with Cebu Pacific. HAECO ITM has established a strong relationship with Cebu Pacific through our high operational performance over the past five years. We will continue to support Cebu Pacific with the same high level of service delivery for the A330-300 fleet, and to continuously work on further improvements."
Cebu Pacific has one of the youngest fleets in the world, with a total of 67 aircraft with an average age of five years. The CEB fleet is comprised of 36 Airbus A320, five Airbus A321ceo (Current Engine Option), and eight Airbus A330; as well as a fleet of eight ATR 72-500 and ten ATR 72-600 aircraft. Between 2018 and 2022, Cebu Pacific expects delivery of two more A321ceo, five Airbus A320neo (new engine option), 32 Airbus A321neo, and six ATR 72-600 aircraft.