AAR, Cebu Pacific sign CFM56-5B surplus material agreement

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AAR CORP., provider of aviation services to commercial and government operators, MROs, and OEMs, has signed a multi-year agreement to supply surplus material for the CFM56-5B engine to Cebu Pacific.

Under this agreement, AAR will support the 30 CFM56-5B scheduled shop visits Cebu Pacific has planned for the term of the contract.

Shevantha Weerasekera, Cebu Pacific’s Vice President for Engineering and Fleet Management said: “Cebu Pacific is proud to partner with AAR to enhance availability of parts and maximize value through the use of surplus material.”

Sal Marino, AAR’s Senior Vice President of Parts Supply said: “AAR is pleased to grow our relationship with Cebu Pacific through this multi-year agreement.

“Leveraging available OEM-approved surplus materials through our strategic FTAI Aviation partnership on the CFM56 engine platform will enable Cebu Pacific to realize significant cost savings during shop visits.”