January 21, 2015
Lufthansa Technik and Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras sign comprehensive long-term component supply contract
Germany based maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider Lufthansa Technik and the Brazilian low fare airline Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras have signed a comprehensive long-term component supply contract for the airline’s Airbus A330 fleet of seven A330-200 aircraft. The contract will run until end of 2019. Azul, Brazil’s largest airline by number of cities served, commemorated its first international flight within December 2014, using its newly acquired A330 fleet. The Total Component Support TCS agreement covers component maintenance, repair, overhaul and engineering services as well as pooling and Home Base Lease at the airline’s home base in Campinas/Viracopos. The component supply will be realized via the Lufthansa Technik component network in the United States and Europe.