Boeing selects FL Technics to be its GoldCare partner
FL Technics, an integrated aircraft Maintenance and Repair Organisation (MRO), has commenced a strategic partnership with Boeing and will support its aircraft, including the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, under the GoldCare programme. According to the agreement, FL Technics, an approved provider and preferred supplier in Boeing GoldCare system, will provide line and base maintenance, component solutions and engineering services for the fleet participating in the program.
‘FL Technics was chosen as one of a select group of companies worldwide to participate in the global OEM program. Boeing’s recognition and the fact that it has entrusted our company to be the key partner in the GoldCare programme confirm that we are highly competitive in the MRO sector. FL Technics distinguishes its services through innovative, flexible, customer focused, and high quality approach’, - said Jonas Butautis, the CEO of FL Technics.
The GoldCare programme is Boeing's flexible package of 787 Dreamliner and Next Generation 737 support services. Under the programme, Boeing leads and integrates a global team to deliver maintenance, engineering and spares logistics tasks within a transparent per- flight-hour cost. With maintenance operations and logistics simplified, GoldCare customers can focus on their passengers whilst knowing that their airplanes achieve maximum utilization and are maintained to the highest standards of excellence by the Boeing GoldCare partners. The GoldCare team unifies such renowned companies as GE Aviation, Hamilton Sundstrand, Honeywell, Moog Inc., Panasonic, Rockwell Collins and etc.
‘Becoming a MRO partner in this global network will provide GoldCare customers with the flexibility of having their new aircraft maintained in different locations. An extensive experience in servicing Boeing aircraft allows FL Technics to maximize efficiency for 787 customers. An operator receiving an airplane covered by GoldCare, can be sure that its maintenance adheres to the requirements set by the manufacturer.’, - said J.Butautis.
Based in Vilnius International Airport, FL Technics is one of the largest integrated aircraft support and maintenance providers in Eastern Europe, the CIS and the Baltic States. Certified under EASA Part 145, Part 147 and Part M FL Technics provides integrated technical services for Airbus A320, Boeing 737 CL, Boeing Next-Generation 737, Boeing 757, SAAB, ATR 42/72, Bombardier CRJ and Embraer 145 types of aircraft. The company offers its customer airlines comprehensive and tailor-made solutions for technical support and aircraft fleet management, engines and components. FL Technics has 2 base maintenance centres in Lithuania and Ukraine, as well as a large network of 24 Line Stations across Europe and the CIS operating 24/7.