ATLANTA, July 10, 2017 —Delta TechOps — Delta Air Lines’ (NYSE: DAL) maintenance division and its maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider business entered into a new 12 year, $750M CF6-80 A/C2 engine maintenance contract with Air Transport Services Group, Inc. subsidiaries ABX Air, Air Transport International and Cargo Aircraft Management.
The new exclusive deal will support ATSG’s growing fleet of Boeing 767 freighter aircraft, supporting both CF6-80A and CF6-80C2 engine types.
“Delta TechOps is proud to be selected by ATSG, we pride ourselves on delivering industry-leading performance, value and quality,” said Jack Arehart, President of MRO Services at Delta TechOps. “Our vast experience operating and supporting the world’s largest B767 fleet makes us a perfect fit to support ATSG and their growing fleet. ATSG has been a great customer and we look forward to continuing to support them for many years to come.”
“This new engine maintenance contract further deepens ATSG’s relationship with Delta Air Lines, says Joe Hete, President and CEO, Air Transport Services Group, Inc. “For the past 20 years we have trusted Delta TechOps with our maintenance and they have delivered the level of expertise, service, and quality that is unparalleled across the globe.”
About ATSG, Inc.
ATSG is a leading provider of aircraft leasing and air cargo transportation and related services to domestic and foreign air carriers and other companies that outsource their air cargo lift requirements. ATSG, through its leasing and airline subsidiaries, is the world’s largest owner and operator of converted Boeing 767 freighter aircraft. Through its principal subsidiaries, including two airlines with separate and distinct U.S. FAA Part 121 Air Carrier certificates, ATSG provides aircraft leasing, air cargo lift, aircraft maintenance services and airport ground services. ATSG’s subsidiaries include ABX Air, Inc.; Airborne Global Solutions, Inc.; Air Transport International, Inc.; Cargo Aircraft Management, Inc.; and Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services, Inc. For more information, please see www.atsginc.com.
About Delta TechOps
Delta TechOps is the largest airline maintenance, repair and overhaul provider in North America. In addition to supplying maintenance and engineering support for Delta’s fleet of more than 800 aircraft, Delta TechOps supports more than 150 other aviation and airline customers around the world. Delta’s MRO Services is the aftermarket arm of Delta TechOps. Delta TechOps performs over 200 aircraft checks per year, overhauls over 700 engines per year, and repairs/overhauls over 250,000 components per year for Delta, SkyTeam Alliance partners and MRO’s third party customers. Delta TechOps employs more than 10,000 maintenance professionals and is one of the world’s most-experienced providers with more than 90 years of aviation experience. More about Delta TechOps is available at www.deltatechops.com