Sabena technics, supported by its shareholders Sagard, BPI France and Towerbrook, completes the full acquisition of the Héli-Union Group and strengthens its position as a key player in the military helicopter maintenance sector.
Sabena technics, a leading expert in aircraft maintenance and modifications (MRO), announces the appointment of Pierre-Emmanuel Wolff as the new Managing Director of its Bordeaux site. He will be part of the Group’s Executive Committee.
Sabena technics and Liebherr-Aerospace signed a ten years Pay-by-the-Hour maintenance agreement covering the new air management system (NAMS) component repairs for all ATR42/72-600 aircraft fleets supported by the European MRO.
Through this eleven-year contract, Sabena technics will ensure all maintenance in operational condition (MCO) support of the fleet of Fennec helicopters operated by the French Air Force and the Defense Procurement Agency (DGA) Flight Test division.
Sabena technics group strengthens its Executive Committee with the appointment of Bruno Paccagnini as deputy to Gilles Foultier, current COO Military Affairs, to whom he will succeed at the start of 2022 after a few months of transition.
Honeywell & Sabena technics strengthen their cooperation by extending the duration and scope of their component repair agreement on ATR 42 and 72 platforms. Thus making Sabena technics the sole licensee on this platform till end of December 2030.
Hutchinson has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Singapore Component Solutions, the joint venture between Sabena technics and Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance dedicated to component support, to work jointly on the development of their component repair offering in Asia-Pacific.
The French group is pursuing its external growth strategy and announces the acquisition of the company Aeromecanic – now Sabena technics MRS – thus increasing its presence in the military helicopter maintenance market.
Building this facility is part of the Group’s strategy to develop its painting division in Toulouse and effectively support major aerospace customers such as Airbus by providing them with solutions to efficiently support their A350 production. Unveiled today, this paintshop is the fourth of the Toulouse site.
Air Europa, the Spanish airline, has trusted Sabena technics to perform base maintenance operations on two of their Boeing 787-8. The first aircraft has left the MRO’s facility on-time after a successful C-Check.
The French leading independent MRO provider, Sabena technics, has been granted by the DSAé the EMAR (European Military Aviation Requirements) approval to perform base maintenance operations on the Airbus A330 MRTT.