AFI KLM E&M is also climbing on board Virgin's Airbus A350-1000 equipment

Romain Guillot

2019/06/21 | 231 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO
AFI KLM E&M is also climbing on board Virgin's Airbus A350-1000 equipment © Airbus

Virgin Atlantic has chosen AFI KLM E&M (Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance) to provide component support for its future Airbus A350-1000 fleet. The British airline had ordered 12 of the highest capacity A350s at the Farnborough air show four years ago.

This is flight-hour support contract which includes repairs, access to a pool of spare parts and the provision of a Main Base Kit in London.

Virgin had already signed with Air France-KLM's MRO division for the equipment f...(…)

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