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Lufthansa Technik AG has concluded an exclusive contract with its long-standing customer EVA Air to supply components for the Taiwan-based airline’s new Boeing 777F fleet. The integrated supply of components for the freighter aircraft within the scope of Total Component Support (TCS®) includes the repair, overhaul and supply of line replaceable units.
The availability of serviceable components is ensured via Lufthansa Technik’s worldwide warehouses. Its inventories for the Asia Pacific region are kept in Hong Kong and Singapore. Customer services for the region, including engineering and logistics, are located in Hong Kong and in close proximity to EVA Air’s headquarters.
EVA Air has been a customer of Lufthansa Technik for many years. In addition to the new contract, the Hamburg-based maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider is also responsible for supplying components for its Airbus A321, A330 fleets and Boeing 777-300ER fleet.
“EVA Air is one of our key customers in Asia Pacific and we are delighted that the airline has entrusted us with the supply of material for its new Boeing 777 freighters, relying further on the experience and expertise of Lufthansa Technik,” says Burkhard Pfefferle-Tolkiehn, Vice President Component Services for Asia Pacific at Lufthansa Technik.
Lufthansa Technik is deeply rooted in the region. With Lufthansa Technik Component Services Asia Pacific in Hong Kong and the subsidiaries in China and India dedicated to the component supply of the customer base in the region, Lufthansa Technik is well positioned in the growth market of Asia Pacific.