Jazeera Airways signs Flight Hour Services agreement with Airbus at Dubai Airshow 2019
Kuwait: Jazeera Airways, Kuwait’s leading low-cost airline, operating regionally and internationally, today signed an agreement with Airbus to provide the airline with components support for up to 29 A320ceos and A320neos aircraft as part of the Airbus Flight Hour Services (FHS).
The agreement was signed during the Dubai Airshow 2019 on the morning of Monday, November 18 by Jazeera Airways Chairman, Marwan Boodai, and Airbus Chief Commercial Officer, Christian Scherer.
Airbus will manage components services
which will cover: pool, on-site stock at main base, warehousing, logistics, component maintenance service, and engineering.
Commenting on the agreement, Boodai said: “We are pleased to be expanding our relationship with Airbus which started in 2004, enabling us today to benefit from world-class services to maintain our operational excellence. The new support service will ensure efficient and effective availability of spare parts for our young and growing fleet, in turn improving reliability and further improving our already excellent on-time performance.”
Remi Maillard, SVP of Airbus Services said: “We are very pleased to welcome Jazeera Airways as a new member of our FHS programme. Leveraging our extensive global components logistics infrastructure and real-time spares inventory visibility, coupled with our engineering know-how, we look forward to working together to help achieve the highest reliability and on-time performance of Jazeera’s fleet operations.”
Jazeera Airways prepares to take delivery of two new A320neo aircraft during the month of November 2019 to bring their fleet size up to 13 aircraft by year end, including four A320neos. Another scheduled order of four A320neo aircraft will be delivered in 2020.
About Jazeera Airways
East, India and Europium comprising highly-demand business, leisure, family and weekend destinations including London, Dubai, Bahrain, Doha, Beirut, Amman, Alexandria, Cairo, Sharm El Sheikh, Assiut, Luxor, Sohag, Jeddah, Riyadh, Taif, Najaf, Mashhad, Kochi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, New Delhi, Lahore, Istanbul, Bodrum, Baku, Tbilisi and Kathmandu.
The Jazeera Terminal T5 provides passengers with the ease and comfort of traveling with 12 check-in counters, eight self-check-in kiosks, dedicated passport and security control procedures, duty free shops and restaurants, as free WiFi internet service available for passengers when boarding at the T5 gates.
© Press Release 2019