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Maintenance directory 2004.(Directory)


* AeroMexico

Av. Fuerza Aerea Mexicana No. 416. Mexico City, Mexico Phone: +52 55-51-33-5484 Fax: +52 55-51-33-5390 Web address: E-mail: Employees: 1,200 Certifying agencies: FAA, DGAC, DNA Key specialties: Heavy maintenance, turnaround & overnight, NDT Checks: A through D Modifications performed: Interiors, hushkit installations, avionics. components Principal airframes serviced: DC-9, MD-80, 727, 757, 767 Principal engines serviced: PW2000, PW4000, JT8D Fastest-growing business: Heavy maintenance Widebody capable: Yes Hangar area: Mexico City 766, 203 sq. ft., Guadalajara 1,371,333 sq. ft. Additional services: ADs, modifications, aging aircraft, CPCP, SBs

* AeroThrust

Parent company: Windstar Capital LLC PO Box 522236, Miami, FL 33152 USA Phone: +1 305-871-1790, +1 800-228-0665 Fax: +1 305-526-7388 Web address: E-mail: Employees: 210 Certifying agencies: FAA, CAAC, DGAC, JAA, Argentina. Venezuela, Chile, ISO 9001:2000 Company description: Perform overhaul, conversion, repair, sale, trade, lease on Pratt & Whitney JT8D (all models). Services include engine condition monitoring, field service, parts sales, component & parts repair (JT8D & CFM56). Modifications performed: HSI, MC, MO, OH, Stage 3 hushkit, conversions Principal engines serviced: JT8D-all series & CFM56 Fastest-growing businesses: Engine trading, inventory management, CFM56 parts repair Additional services: Engine test cell

* Air Canada Technical Services

PO Box 9000 (1026), Montreal Intl. Airport, Dorval, PQ, Canada H4Y 1G2 Phone: +1 514-422-7010, + 1 866-833-3033 Fax: +1 514-422-7706 Web address: E-mail: Certifying agencies: Transport Canada, FAA/JAA via bilaterals Company description: As a one-stop shop, Air Canada Technical Services offers customers worldwide a diverse range of technical expertise in airframe, engine, component, line & cabin maintenance, specialized services, technical training. Cheeks: A through D Principal airframes serviced: A300-600, A310, A320 family, A330, A340, 737, 767, CRJ Principal engines serviced: CF34-3A/-3B, JT9D-7A through -7J/-74RD, CFM56-2/V-2C/-5A, PW4056, PW4060, CFM56-5C/-5C4/-B Fastest-growing businesses: Engines, components, airframe Widebody capable: Yes Separate paint hangar: Yes (in Toronto, 65,000 Sq. ft.) Hangar area: 1.2 million sq. ft. in Montreal, Winnipeg, Calgary Additional services: Engine, APU, component MRO; line maintenance, technical training, inventory & logistics, engineering, technical records management, on-wing engine support, engine component repairs, interiors, aging inspection, aircraft modifications, AD compliance, hushkitting, CPCP, composite repairs, state-of-the-art painting services, avionics, landing gear

* American Airlines

Parent company: AMR Corp. PO Box 582809, MD 284, Tulsa, OK 74158-2809 USA Phone: +1 918-292-2676 Fax: +1 918-292-2717 E-mail: Employees: 10,000 Certifying agencies: FAA, JAA Key specialties: All levels of maintenance on airframes, engines, APUs & landing gear listed below Checks: Through heavy C Principal airframes serviced: 737, 757, 767, 777, A300, MD-80 Principal engines serviced: JT8D-200, CF6-80A/-80C2, CFM56-7 Fastest-growing business: APU & engine maintenance Widebody capable: Yes Hangar area: Fort Worth 781,000 sq. ft.; Tulsa 1,300,000 sq. ft.; Kansas City 1,176,000 sq. ft. Additional services: Engine, APU, component & landing gear leasing. overhaul, repair. Line maintenance

* Amtec

Parent company: Grupo ITP 8081 N.W. 31st St., Miami, FL 33122 USA Phone: +1 305-591-1553 Fax: +1 305-591-1505 Web address: Certifying agencies: FAA, EN9100 Key specialties: Management & leasing of aircraft, engines, accessories Principal engines serviced: CF6, JT8D-200, JT9D-75, JT8D-7 through 17A, CFM56

* Associated Air Center

Parent company: Piedmont Hawthorne 8321 Lemmon Ave., Dallas, TX 75209 USA Phone: +1 214-350-4111 Fax: +1 214-358-7620 E-mail: Employees: 200 maintenance, 300 interiors Certifying agencies: FAA, JAA, Saudi PGA, Bermuda, Grand Cayman Key specialties: Head-of-state, VIP, executive conversions Checks: C, D Modifications performed: Interiors; auxiliary fuel tank, airstair, APU installations; avionics roods; entertainment, communications, additional water & humidifier systems: interior design, upholstery, manufacturing. Principal airframes serviced: 707, 727, 737, 757, 767, 747, BBJ, DC-9, DC-8, A320 Principal engines serviced: JT3, JT8, RB211, CFM56 Fastest-growing businesses: Interior refurbishment, engineering DER services Widebody capable: Yes Hangar area: 200,000 sq. ft.

* Avborne, Inc.

PO Box 52-2602, 5300 N.W. 36th St., Bldg. 850, Miami, FL 33122 USA Phone: +1 786-265-4288 Fax: +1 305-871-5388 Web address: Certifying agencies: FAA, JAA Company description: Heavy airframe maintenance. Checks: A through D Modifications performed: Freighter conversions; interior/avionics modifications Principal airframes serviced: 717, 727, 737, 747, 757, 767, DC-9, MD80, A300, A320 family Widebody capable: Yes Separate paint hangar: Yes Hangar area: 225,000 sq. ft. Additional services: Component support through Avborne accessory group.

* Avtel Services

Parent company: The Telford Group Hangar 62. 1570 Flightline Rd., Mojave, CA 93501 LISA Phone: +1 661-824-4517 Fax: + l 661-824-3216 Web address: E-mail: Employees: 350 Certifying agencies: FAA, JAA Company description: Heavy maintenance center & storage facility for commercial airlines, aircraft leasing companies & financial institutions. CASE registered. Key specialties: Heavy maintenance (Class III & IV unlimited), CPCP, AD/SB, structural repair & overhaul, storage facility for 300 aircraft. Checks: A through D Modifications performed: Structural & avionics Principal airframes serviced: 737, 727. 747, 757, DC-9. MD-80, A319, A320, A321, DHC-7, DHC-8 Fastest-growing businesses: Heavy maintenance & aircraft storage Widebody capable: No Hangar area: 100,000 sq. ft. Additional services: Borescope, NDT, heat treat

* BAE Systems-Victorville

13010 Aerospace Dr., Victorville. CA 92394 USA Phone: +1 760-530-1767, +l 866-218-3200 Fax: +1 866-277-4720 Web address: E-mail: Employees: 90+ Certifying agency: FAA Key specialties: Heavy maintenance checks, modifications, freighter conversions Checks: Up to C, all aircraft Modifications performed: Cockpit door security, freighter conversions Principal airframes serviced: 757, 767, DC-9, DC-10, MD-11, MD-80 Fastest-growing business: Heavy maintenance checks Widebody capable: Yes Hangar area: 100,000 sq. ft. Additional services: Aircraft parking & long-term storage

* The Boeing Co.

PO Box 3707, Seattle, WA 98124 USA Phone: +1 206-655-1131 Web address: Certifying agencies: FAA & all global counterparts Key specialties: Aircraft manufacture, aviation services provider (maintenance, modifications) Modifications performed: Airframe systems updates, freighter conversions, interior mods Principal airframes serviced: All Boeing models Additional services: Avionics, IFE mods

* Cascade Aerospace

1337 Townline Rd., Abbotsford, BC, Canada V2T 6E1 Phone: +l 604-850-7372 Fax: +1 604-557-2655 Web address: E-mail: Employees: 380 Certifying agencies: FAA, JAA, Transport Canada Key specialties: Heavy maintenance, repair, overhaul, modification of 737s Checks: All letter checks Modifications performed: Lap joint, post-delivery, BS178, winglet mods Principal airframes serviced: 737-200 through dash 900 Separate paint hangar: In-dock painting Hangar area: 250,000 sq. ft. Additional services: Conversions & reconfigurations, avionics installations & upgrades, new interiors, aircraft painting, engineering


Parent company: Ministry. of Defense Entrada 1 Interior 2, Aeropuerto Eldorado Santafe de Bogota, Bogota, Colombia Phone: +57 1-4139735 Fax: +57 1-4138673 Web address: E-mail: Employees: 120 Certifying agency: Aeronautica Civil Colombiana Key specialty: Aircraft maintenance Checks: A through D Modifications performed: Structural roods for AD/SB, STC applications Principal airframes serviced: 707, 727, DC-9 Principal engines serviced: JT3D, JT8D Fastest-growing business: Maintenance Widebody capable: Yes Hangar area: 12,000 sq. m. Additional services: Free trade zone

* Commodore Aviation

Parent company: Bedek Aviation Group of Israel Aircraft Industries PO Box 661078, Miami, FL 33266 USA Phone: +1 305-869-1922 Fax: + 1 305-869-1952 E-mail: Employees: 350 Certifying agencies: FAA, numerous foreign government approvals Key specialties: Comprehensive range of services including heavy maintenance on various aircraft Cheeks: A through D Modifications performed: Structural repairs & roods, aging aircraft programs, CPCP, interior refurbishment, bushkit installation Principal airframes serviced: 707, 727, 737, 757, DC-8. DC-9, DC-10, MD-80 Widebody capable: Yes Hangar area: 105,000 sq. ft. Additional services: Sheet metal & composite repairs, NDT, avionics/ aircraft system upgrades & mods, line maintenance, AOG field team services, logistic support services, aircraft painting

* Coopesa R.L

PO Box 10108-1000, Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport, San Jose, 229 Costa Pica Phone: +506 437-2828 Fax: +506 437-2829 Web address: E-mail: Employees: 650 Certifying agencies: FAA, JAA, Mexico, Venezuela, Panama, Aruba, Guatemala, Bermuda, Australia, Colombia Key specialties: Heavy maintenance, line maintenance Checks: A, B, C, D on airframes; C, D on engines; borescope on JT8D, MSG-3 program Modifications performed: Aging aircraft, cargo conversions, CPCP, hushkitting, interiors Principal airframes serviced: 727, 737, MD-80, DC-8, DC-9 Principal engines serviced: CFM56, JT3D, JT8D-7/-9/-15/-17, JT8D-200 Fastest-growing business: Heavy maintenance Hangar area: 86,000 sq. ft. Additional services: Composite repairs, avionics, NDT, machining/plating, painting/stripping

* DalFort Aerospace L.P.

Parent company: Singapore Technologies Engineering 7701 Lemmon Ave., Dallas, TX 75209 USA Phone: +1 214-358-6111 Fax: +1 214-902-0938 Web address: E-mail:, Employees: 500 Certifying agencies: FAA, JAA, ISO 9002-21100 Key specialties: Airframe inspections, maintenance, repairs, CPCP, NDT, painting & finishing, fleet standardization, interior refurbishment Cheeks: A through D Modifications performed: Aging aircraft structural roods, interior retrofit & reconfiguration, lower cargo compartment fire control & extinguisher installation, freighter conversions, Stage 3 hushkit, 737 lap joint mods, 737 station 178 bulkhead mods, avionics roods Principal airframes serviced: A320 family, 717, 727, 737. DC-8, DC-9, MD-80, MD-90, BBJ, ACJ Fastest-growing business: Total support for 737 Hangar area: 13,000 sq. m. Additional services: DAR/DER services, computer-assisted design & drafting system, extensive technical data library, technical publications. PMA approvals, component & landing gear repair & overhaul services including aerostructures, accessories, hydraulic units, seats & cabin interiors. machine shop services, electroplating, surface treatment

* Delta TechOps

Parent company: Delta Air Lines 1775 Aviation Blvd., Atlanta, GA 30320-6001 USA Phone: + 1 866-MRO-DELTA Fax: +1 404-714-3281 Web address: E-mail: Employees: 10,000+ Certifying agencies: FAA, JAA, DNA Argentina Key specialty: Integrated program support Checks: All Principal airframes serviced: 737, 757, 767, 777, MD-11, MD-80, MD-90 Principal engines serviced: CFM56- 3, CF6-80A, JT8D, PW2000, PW4000 Fastest-growing business: Engine maintenance Widebody capable: Yes Separate paint hangar: Yes Hangar area: 1,195,742 sq. ft. Additional services: APU leases; avionics upgrades; business jet engineering, operational support & interior modifications; engine condition monitoring & on-wing support; engineering services; inventory provisioning & management; engine leases: line maintenance; landing gear lease/exchange; logistics support; NDT; structural testing; training; maintenance planning; quality assurance; reliability programs.

* EADS Aeroframe Services LLC

Parent company: FADS North America 1945 Merganser St., Lake Charles, LA 70615 USA Phone: +1 337-312-2670 Fax: +1 337-312-2699 Web address: E-mail: Employees: 450 Certifying agencies: FAA, ISO, JAA Company description: Commercial aircraft maintenance & storage, one-stop shop in state-of-the-art facilities. Key specialties: Airbus heavy maintenance & component support Checks: A through D, Q, HMV Modifications performed: Cockpit door reinforcements, VIP interiors Principal airframes serviced: A300, A300-600, A310, 319, A320 family, A330, A340, 707, MD-11, DC-10 Widebody capable: Yes Separate paint hangar: Yes Hangar area: 400,000 sq. ft.

* Evergreen Air Center

Pinal Air Park Rd., Marana, AZ 85653 USA Phone: + I 520-682-4181 Fax: +1 520-616-5065 Web address: E-mail: Employees: 600 Certifying agencies: FAA, JAA, CAAC, ISO 9002 Company description: Class IV unlimited airframe MRO; 1,600 acre facility offering 20,000 sq. ft. of ramp space. Key specialties: Heavy maintenance for 727, 737, 747, 757, 767, 777, DC9, MD-80, MD-90, DC-10, MD-11 fleets & back shop support Checks: A through D Modifications performed: Strip & paint, interior upgrades, RVSM avionics roods Principal airframes serviced: All commercial Boeing, Beech 1900, CRJ, A300-A320 Fastest-growing business: Storage & parking Widebody capable: Yes Separate paint hangar: Yes Hangar area: 100,000 sq. ft. Additional services: Aircraft lease return, storage & parking programs

* ExelTech

795 Stuart Graham Blvd. N., Dorval, PQ, Canada H4Y 1E9 Phone: +1 514-631-8999 Fax: +1 514-631-7532 Web address: E-mail: Employees: 300 Certifying agencies: Transport Canada, FAA, JAA Key specialties: Airframe heavy maintenance, line maintenance, structural repairs, modifications Checks: A, C, D Modifications performed: Interior, avionics, structural, ADs, SBs, etc. Principal airframes serviced: MD80, 737, F100 Fastest-growing business: Heavy maintenance Widebody capable: Yes Hangar area: 80,000 sq ft. …

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