ATLANTA, October 8, 2014— Delta TechOps—Delta Air Lines’ (NYSE: DAL) maintenance division and its maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider business—announced today that it continues to invest in landing gear overhaul infrastructure and is exploring the expansion of its landing gear overhaul portfolio to include additional aircraft types in 2015.
“Investments during the past year to boost landing gear inventory in support of Delta Air Lines allows Delta TechOps to present yet another unique value proposition – availability of exchange gears for Boeing 737NG, 757 and 767 gear sets,” said Jack Arehart, president of MRO Services – Delta TechOps.
Delta TechOps’ ISO 9001-certified on-site plating and fabrication capabilities allows for industry-leading turn times on all landing gear overhaul offerings – including all Boeing 737NG, 757, 767 series as well as the MD-88 and MD-90.
Additionally, Delta TechOps today announced extensions of MRO Services contracts for Boeing 737 Next Generation aircraft at Sun Country Airlines and Brazil’s GOL.
“We look forward to a continued successful partnership with GOL and Sun Country and are pleased they continue to choose Delta TechOps,” Arehart said. “No other aircraft repair station in North America can offer the turn times and quality of work than our people.”
About Delta TechOps
Delta TechOps is the largest airline maintenance, repair and overhaul provider in North America. Its customers laud its reputation for high-quality service and cost management. In addition to supplying maintenance and engineering support for Delta’s fleet of more than 750 aircraft, Delta TechOps serves more than 150 other aviation and airline customers around the world. The organization specializes in high-skill work such as engines, components, hangar and line maintenance. Delta TechOps employs more than 9,600 maintenance professionals and is one of the world’s most-experienced providers with more than 70 years of aviation experience. More about Delta TechOps is available at www.deltatechops.com.