Philippine Airlines has selected Airbus
Flight Hour Services (FHS) to support the maintenance requirements
of the Philippine flag carrier’s A350-900 aircraft.
The airline has
signed an FHS-Components Maintenance contract, the first
comprehensive maintenance solution in the Asia-Pacific region
exclusive to PAL’s fleet of six A350-900s.
Under the agreement, Airbus will handle component
services, repair, warehousing and transportation for PAL,
supported by Airbus FHS pools in Hong Kong.
The Airbus FHS will be
strengthened by Airbus’ data platform Skywise, taking advantage of
state-of-the-art data hosting and analytics to optimise the
airline fleet utilisation.
PAL will receive
the first of six A350-900s in July of this year.
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