Lion Group has bought two more spare PW127
engines, as part of the airlineís decision to have spare engines
and a stockpile of spare parts, so it can provide greater
The acquisition of two brand new PW127
engines, worth US$2.6 million each, increases the number of spare
PW127 engines it has to six.
The airline also owns six spare CFM56
engines, and also has in its possession one spare CFM56 engine
that is owned by the engine-maker.
The PW127 engine powers the
ATR 72 and the CFM56 engine powers the 737-800/900ER.
commonality of spare parts, Lion Airís 737-800s and -900ERs have
the exact same engines, with the same thrust rating.
spare engines and a stockpile of spare parts in-country, Lion
Group carriers can better ensure that their fleets achieve high
aircraft utilization and greater levels of operational
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