Sichuan Airlines Signs A350 FHS and AiRTHM Deal with Airbus
The all Airbus fleet airline, Sichuan Airlines, which is based in Chengdu, China, has chosen both Airbus Flight Hour Services and Airbus Real Time Health Monitoring Service to supply aircraft components and maintenance assistance. This will allow for the highest service level and operations for the company’s 4 new A350 XWBs. Sichuan Airlines is set to fly the A350 XWBs in the approaching months via its international courses, which includes Chengdu to the United States.
This agreement will supply a better look at the A350 line replaceable units and APU, Airbus aircraft parts that are guaranteed through pool access service along with on site stock at the main base of the customer, and lastly, provide reliability of components as well as maintenance.
In the competitive and fast paced, growing market, Sichuan Airlines has chosen the services of the Airbus FHS and AiRTHM to smoothly enter its A350 XWB fleet into service while also supply great aircraft parts. In the past, the airline company was the launch customer for Airbus FHS in China. The Airbus A330 has been in place since 2009. This new agreement has maintained Sichuan’s belief and confidence in the value of Airbus FHS.
Head of Customer Services at Airbus, Phillippe Mhun, is extremely pleased that Suchuan has trusted their A350 component support and AiRTHM to their company. Airbus endorses the fact that their A350 customers are content with the in class operational performance that is higher than industry averages. Sichuan Airline’s support furthers Airbus’ position in the Chinese market.
As of today, Airbus has secured 848 orders for the A350 XWB from over forty-five customers in different countries. With 287 secured orders for this model from different carriers, Asia-Pacific represents over one-third of the total sales recorded. This new deal between Airbus and Sichuan Airlines has allowed for Airbus FHS to cover over four-hundred aircrafts.
Posted on December 19, 2017