Vietnam’s Jetstar Pacific signs first contract with AFI KLM E&M

<p style="text-align: justify;">Mar 10, 2017: Jetstar Pacific, Vietnam based carrier, has signed a long-term component support agreement for its fleet of A320s.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">As part of the Jetstar Group of airlines, Jetstar Pacific's current fleet comprises 14 Airbus A320 aircraft – a number that is slated to grow to 30 by 2021. The contract […]

Vietnam’s Jetstar Pacific signs first contract with AFI KLM E&M
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<p style="text-align: justify;">Mar 10, 2017: Jetstar Pacific, Vietnam based carrier, has signed a long-term component support agreement for its fleet of A320s.</p>
<p style="text-align: justify;">As part of the Jetstar Group of airlines, Jetstar Pacific's current fleet comprises 14 Airbus A320 aircraft – a number that is slated to grow to 30 by 2021. The contract covers component support and repairs plus access to a local spares pool located at Ho Chi Minh City.</p>
<p style="text-align: justify;">Concurrently, <a title="AFI KLM E&M" href="http://www.afiklmem.com/AFIKLMEM/en/g_page_home/hp1.html" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">AFI KLM E&M</a> subsidiary EPCOR has won a contract covering four overhauls for the APS3200 APUs equipping the Vietnamese airline's fleet.</p>
<p style="text-align: justify;">AFI KLM E&M has commenced support services in March 2017. "AFI KLM E&M is locating an extensive parts inventory in Ho Chi Minh City for Jetstar Pacific. The cooperation with AFI KLM E&M will deliver significant cost improvements in maintenance and on-time performance as well as providing a more comfortable flight experience for passengers," said Nguyen Quoc Phuong, CEO of Jetstar Pacific.</p>
<p style="text-align: justify;">Fabrice Defrance, senior vice president Commercial, AFI KLM E&M, added, "This contract marks the beginning of a partnership we hope will be very long-term."</p>

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