Vietjet and ST Engineering sign Aircraft Component Support Contract

posted on 28th February 2022 by Eddie Saunders
Vietjet and ST Engineering sign Aircraft Component Support Contract

On February 25th, 2022, ST Engineering and Vietjet signed a comprehensive component Maintenance-By-the-Hour contract to support the airline’s entire fleet.

The signing ceremony took place during the official visit of Vietnamese President Nguyen Xuan Phuc to Singapore.

Under the contract, ST Engineering will provide Vietjet with a full suite of component support solutions covering component pooling, repair, overhaul, modification, main base kits, component health monitoring and logistics services for the airline’s entire fleet.

Vietjet Vice President Ho Ngoc Yen Phuong, said: “We value the fact that ST Engineering can provide on-site MRO services as well as leverage their global component support network to support our international flight operations 24/7.

“We are assured that they will be a reliable partner to support the flexibility in our technical operation and maintenance as we focus on expanding our flight network internationally.”

“The component MRO facilities together with life-cycle support capabilities in our global network, will be able to provide excellent support to Vietjet’s fleet,” Jeffrey Lam, President of Commercial Aerospace at ST Engineering, said.

“When combined with our comprehensive component solutions, we are confident in helping Vietjet achieve significant cost-savings and enjoy operational reliability at the same time”.