Corendon choose AFI KLM E&M for engine overhaul

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed September 21, 2016 14:24

Corendon choose AFI KLM E&M for engine overhaul

Corendon Airlines has signed a new deal with Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) to provide Corendon Airlines Turkey and Corendon Dutch Airlines with engine maintenance services for twelve CFM56-7B engines in their fleets. The engine maintenance services started in July and are planned to take place until year 2018 at AFI KLM E&M Amsterdam facilities. AFI KLM E&M provides full engine support, including spare engines.

“AFI KLM E&M has provided excellent support to Corendon Airlines over the last years, and we are pleased to be expanding our relationship with them,” says Corendon Airlines Co-founder and CEO Yildiray Karaer. “This will now include engines of both Corendon Turkey and Corendon Dutch fleets. Corendon Airlines places the highest premium on flight safety and maintenance quality and the engine maintenance services supplied by AFI KLM E&M will enable us to maintain highest levels.”

Ton Dortmans, Executive Vice President KLM E&M, added: “We are pleased that our partnership with Corendon Airlines has expanded to include Dutch fleet on top of Corendon Turkish fleet. AFI KLM E&M is keen on continuously improving the services it provides Corendon Airlines to further develop the relationship to cover additional maintenance services.”

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed September 21, 2016 14:24