March 24, 2014
Flying Colours Corp. strengthens footprint in Africa with multiple deliveries
Flying Colours Corp. the Canadian headquartered MRO, completion and refurbishment specialist has announced delivery of a reconfigured Bombardier Challenger 604 destined for a Nigerian-based client. The aircraft was redelivered to the client earlier this year following extensive maintenance, refurbishment, and reconfiguration work. The process took 14 weeks and included a major pre-purchase inspection undertaken on behalf of the client, a number of calendar inspections including a 96 month inspection, complete service bulletin reviews, in addition to major interior changes and modifications. The modifications were completed at the Peterborough, Ontario facility.
In addition to the Challenger 604 completion Flying Colours Corp. is close to finalising major reconfiguration and maintenance work on a Bombardier Learjet 35 for another private African client. The work schedule includes extensive maintenance and avionics upgrades featuring Satcom/wifi, WAAS, dual communication transceivers, single GWX 70 colour radar, Honeywell TCAS II, along with numerous phase inspections.