Metrojet MRO completes first 12-month Challenger inspection

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(IMAGE: Metrojet) Engineering Clark (MEC), the Philippines based maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) station of Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited, recently completed its first 12-month inspection on a Bombardier Challenger 350. The MRO had added the corresponding Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) approval in January 2022. The 12-month check included the modification of the power source for the Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR) and Flight Data Recorder (FDR), life raft overhaul, replacement of the fire extinguishers and ice detectors, and additional defect rectification.

“We provided complimentary hangar parking throughout the maintenance event. The inspection was completed in seven weeks under the lead of our own Metrojet-trained engineer working alongside another engineer with significant Bombardier product knowledge and previous work experience in the OEM Singapore facility,” said Sarith Vaikuntan, general manager of Metrojet Engineering Clark.

Dave Yip, the new managing director for MRO of Metrojet, said “We offer our clients an attractive aircraft maintenance and parking alternative in Clark. Metrojet has a long-term vision regarding business sustainability, and we work hard to develop our own people while benefiting from the knowledge and experience of our internationally diverse team. In this way, we can provide a sustainable and high-quality level of service to our customers.”

Established in 1997, Metrojet as part of the Kadoorie Group, pioneered business aviation services in Hong Kong and remains one of the foremost safety and customer-focussed business jet operators and maintenance providers in the Asia Pacific region. The company provides all-inclusive aircraft management, charter, maintenance, and aviation consultancy services to its growing business aviation customer base.

美捷菲律宾维修站完成挑战者 350飞机12月检

菲律宾 克拉克 – (2022年4月27日) — 香港公务航空服务运营商 美捷香港商用飞机有限公司(Metrojet Limited,位于菲律宾克拉克的维修站 — Metrojet Engineering Clark — 于 2022 年 1 月新增庞巴迪挑战者 350飞机的菲律宾民航局批准后,最近完成首次挑战者 350飞机的 12 月检。

是次的12 月检包括修改驾驶舱通话记录器及飞行信息记录仪的电源装置、翻修救生筏、更换灭火器及结冰探测器,以及修整其他问题。

美捷菲律宾维修站总经理Sarith Vaikuntan 先生表示:“在维修期间,我们为飞机提供免费的机库停泊服务。美捷有一位曾在新加坡庞巴迪工作的工程师,经验丰富,对庞巴迪产品拥有深入的认识。在其指导下,美捷自家培训的工程师于 7 周内完成是次飞机检查。”



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