Sabena technics develops its Sharklet retrofit capability


The Sharklets will allow fuel efficiency improvement, payload/range capability increase, and environmental impact reduction thus bringing notable benefits to the customers’ operations.  Constantly looking to improve aircraft operational use, Sabena technics has already developed the capability to perform the production retrofit on sharklet-ready wings on the Airbus A320 aircraft family and will be able to provide the In-service Sharklet retrofit modification on the Airbus A319 and A320 aircraft.


Sabena technics selected by Boeing


The VIP completion teams have already started the design and engineering and are looking forward to welcoming the aircraft in Sabena technics’ facility in Bordeaux in March 2015.


“Sabena technics has demonstrated that its in-house network of backshops – In-house Engineering Office, cabin completion, maintenance and painting - make it a key player in the completion industry “, said Steve Taylor, President of Boeing Business Jets. 

Sabena technics signs a 5-years component services contract with Airbus


Sabena Technics signs component repair services contract with Airbus for Flight Hour Services (FHS). The present agreement will allow Airbus to support services development, such as FHS, to benefit from Sabena Technics expertise, performance and competitive flat rate prices and will cover the repair and overhaul of Airbus A320 and A330 components of diverse technologies (mainly fuel, hydraulic, oxygen and avionic).

Barfield has renewed its ISO 9001-2008 and AS9100C Certifications


AS9100C is the latest revision for the Quality Management System standard (QMS) managed by the International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG) of SAE International. With this internationally recognized certification for quality and management in the aerospace industry, Barfield relies on differentiation through the quality of its management systems in a highly competitive market.


Novespace trusts Sabena technics for the support of its new A310 ZERO-G aircraft


Specialized in parabolic flight campaigns, the Airbus A310 ZERO-G replaces the former A300 B2 operated by Novespace which was already maintained by Sabena technics since its entry in service in the 90s.


As part of this contract renewal, Sabena technics will provide full support for the new Airbus A310 and its component for a period of 12 years on its Bordeaux site.


Sabena technics starts 2015 under the sign of development!

Built side by side on Toulouse Blagnac airport, hangars are equipped with a modern dockage set and a highly efficient vertical ventilation system. With the support of his current painting subsidiaries, based in Dinard and Bordeaux, Sabena technics painting TLS will be able to accommodate and paint over 80 Airbus A320 aircraft per year within the 15-year contract signed with Airbus.



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