AMETEK Antavia Continues Maintenance Service Agreement with Embraer S.A.

jeudi, avril 4, 2019

CAMPSAS, FRANCE — AMETEK Antavia is proud to announce that they are partnering with Brazilian aerospace company, Embraer S.A., on a five-year engagement for wheel maintenance on a number of Embraer’s aircrafts, including the E170/E175, the Lineage 100, the Legacy 600/650, ERJ135/145 and the Phenom 1000, 300 and 100. This agreement aims to provide Embraer with flexible and cost-effective services based on the expertise of both companies.

Antavia is a leader in aircraft repair and overhaul services with a strong experience in wheels and brakes maintenance. In the last five years, the company has serviced more than 17,000 wheels from its dedicated workshop close to Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport.

“Antavia has been Embraer’s partner for almost a decade,” said Rodrigo Maeda, Director, Global Repair Management and Material Services at Embraer. “We are reiterating our confidence in their outstanding performance and customer service, which is an important step in our search for reliable alliances. This is one of a range of services that we offer to our customers through TechCare as part of a complete portfolio of products and solutions.”

“We are very excited to continue our relationship with Embraer,” said Laurent Bouissou, Managing Director of Antavia. “This clearly reflects on our excellent relationship with their team and our ability to adapt to challenging scheduling requirements and offer flexible solutions.”

About Embraer
Embraer is a global company headquartered in Brazil with businesses in commercial and executive aviation, defense & security. The company designs, develops, manufactures and markets aircraft and systems, providing customer support and services. Since it was founded in 1969, Embraer has delivered more than 8,000 aircraft. About every 10 seconds an aircraft manufactured by Embraer takes off somewhere in the world, transporting over 145 million passengers a year. Embraer is the leading manufacturer of commercial jets up to 150 seats. The company maintains industrial units, offices, service and parts distribution centers, among other activities, across the Americas, Africa, Asia and Europe.

About Antavia
Antavia has provided performance repair and overhaul services to aircraft operators worldwide for 30 years. Along with wheels and brakes, Antavia’s capabilities include repair and overhaul services for cabin equipment, water/wastewater systems, electrical power generation, electrical rewinds, electromechanical actuators, lights, electronics, hydraulic equipment, wheels and brakes, and engine accessories.

Antavia is a unit of AMETEK MRO within AMETEK Aerospace & Defense that provides repair and overhaul services for commercial, regional, general aviation and rotor-wing aircraft. AMETEK, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of approximately $5 billion.

For more information, contact Antavia, Zac Grand Sud Logistique, Zone de Sépat, 82370 Campsas, France. Tel: +33-0-5-63-02-52-49, Fax: +33-0-5-63-64-36-66, E-mail: antavia@ametek.com, Website: www.antavia.com.