AAR Will Provide Services for the Royal Danish Air Force under a 7-Year Contract
WOOD DALE, Illinois, the USA (BulgarianMilitary.com) — The independent provider of global aftermarket aviation services, AAR, announced on 17th January 2019 that the company will provide services for the Royal Danish Air Force (RDAF) under a seven-year contract, learned BulgarianMilitary.com
The contract, which was awarded by the Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organisation (DALO), covers maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of Pratt & Whitney F100-220 engine components on the General Dynamics F-16 for the RDAF.
Eric Bron, General Manager of AAR’s MRO Services Component Repair Amsterdam, commented, “We are proud to continue our trusted long-term partnership with the Royal Danish Air Force. This contract reflects our strong relationship, continued focus on exceeding customer expectations and shared core values with the RDAF. AAR delivers tailored services and capabilities based on commercial best practices that result in quality work and cost savings for the customer.”
The MRO Services Component Repair Amsterdam facility of AAR has been providing support services for the European Participating Air Forces, EPAF, (as the air forces of Belgium, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Norway are likewise referred to) as a prime contractor or a subcontractor by performing repair management, component maintenance, supply chain and depot services for over three decades.
Peter Laustsen, Branch Chief F-16 – Ballerup, said, “This contract is part of our strategy to sustain the F-100 engine components for the remaining lifetime of the F-16 within the Danish Air Force. We are looking forward to continuing our good relationship with AAR for the years to come.”
AAR, headquartered in Wood Dale, is an independent provider of aviation services for the needs of commercial and government customers from more than 100 countries. The company provides aftermarket expertise and award-winning solutions that assist customers with increasing efficiency and reducing costs while maintaining quality, service and safety of high levels.
DALO – the Danish Ministry of Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organisation – is the logistics authority of the Danish Defence. It procures, maintains, develops and disposes materiel capacities and secures provisions for the Danish Defence operations in due time.
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Source: AAR, Wikipedia