April 17, 2013
Barfield signs new component support contracts with Aruba Airlines and JetBlue Airways
Barfield, a Sabena technics company, announced the signature of a four-year contract with Aruba Airlines, the Dutch Antilles’ operator, for the full support of its fleet of two Airbus A320. Barfield’s Airline programs division, in charge of managing power by the hour contracts, will provide nose-to-tail component support and repair, with some components being repaired in Barfield’s new fast shop in Bogota, Colombia, as well as pool access and main base inventory, located in Oranjestad, Aruba.
Furthermore Barfield was awarded a multiple-year contract by JetBlue Airways for the maintenance of a wide range of components for its Airbus and Embraer fleet under a PBH agreement. Within the scope of this contract, Barfield will provide JetBlue with full repair management under PBH agreement for a wide range of Avionics, hydraulics & mechanical components of its Airbus A320 and Embraer E190 fleets.