Skyways Technics becomes new member of the ATR MRO Network
Launched in 2012, this MRO network already includes maintenance and service providers based in Asia, Latin America and Europe. The MRO network is an essential part of the regional policy deployed by ATR, which aims to offer high quality, local solutions to its operators for maintenance, logistics and training.
Founded on the basis of Cimber Air Maintenance Center A/S, MRO of one of the first ATR operators in Europe, Skyways Technics has over 30 years of maintenance experience on ATR aircraft. Its offer features a wide range of aircraft maintenance services, from line to base maintenance and on-site support.
Commenting on this new agreement, Benjamin Nielsen, Chief Executive Officer of Skyways Technics, declared: “We are proud of the expertise we have developed on ATR aircraft for three decades. Today, integrating its network is a real sign of recognition for us. Our geographic situation in the Southern part of Denmark makes it easy and fast to access from anywhere in northern Europe and Scandinavia, a region with a significant number of ATRs in operation.”
Tom Anderson, Senior Vice President Commercial and Customer Support of ATR, declared: “Skyways Technics has been providing highly-qualified and reliable maintenance solutions to ATR aircraft for years, thus becoming a natural choice when expanding our offer of services in northern Europe. We are pleased to partner with such a recognized service provider when it comes to supporting our increasing fleet in this region.”
About Skyways Technics:
Danish MRO provider Skyways Technics is one of the most long-standing ATR maintenance organizations in Europe, with over 30 years of experience. The firm specializes in regional aircraft maintenance and is constantly focusing on customer needs. Skyways Technics is proud to provide operators with the high level of service they deserve.
ATR is the world number one regional aircraft manufacturer with its ATR 42 and 72 aircraft the best-selling aircraft in the less than 90-seat market segment. The unifying vision of the company’s employees is to help everyone, no matter where they are in the world, to connect and develop in a responsible manner. Thanks to the efficiency of turboprop technology and the benefits of the company’s focus on continuous innovation, ATR aircraft open more 140 new routes every year on average, burn 45% less fuel and emit 45% less CO2 than regional jets. For all of these reasons, ATR aircraft have been chosen by some 200 companies in 100 countries around the world. ATR is a joint-venture between Airbus and Leonardo.