LOS ANGELES--()--AeroTurbine Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC), announced today it has expanded its Supply Chain Solutions business with a recently signed channel partner agreement with Liebherr Aerospace Saline, Inc. The broad agreement provides for AeroTurbine to purchase a wide range of Liebherr-Aerospace components, and includes a mutually beneficial repair services agreement. The Liebherr-Aerospace components and maintenance services will complement AeroTurbine’s global inventory support programs, which are currently active in Dubai, Singapore, London, Los Angeles, and Miami.
“We are very excited about our partnership with Liebherr Aerospace Saline. Liebherr’s confidence in AeroTurbine is further acknowledgment of our strategy to align ourselves with industry leading partners to provide world class supply chain solutions to airlines, MROs and OEMs around the world.”
Michael King, President and CEO of AeroTurbine, commented, “We are very excited about our partnership with Liebherr Aerospace Saline. Liebherr’s confidence in AeroTurbine is further acknowledgment of our strategy to align ourselves with industry leading partners to provide world class supply chain solutions to airlines, MROs and OEMs around the world.”
Alex Vlielander, President of Liebherr Aerospace Saline, Inc., added, “We believe AeroTurbine provides options to the end-users and as such Liebherr-Aerospace is committed in supporting AeroTurbine.”
Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems and components for the aviation industry and has more than five decades of experience in this field. The range of aviation equipment produced by Liebherr for the civil and military sectors includes flight control/actuation systems, landing gear and air management systems. Liebherr Aerospace Saline, Inc., (Saline, Michigan), is an OEM service center that provides a full range of repair, overhaul and operational support to aerospace customers within the Americas. www.liebherr.aero
AeroTurbine offers the aviation industry access to one of the world’s largest pools of certified aircraft engines, parts, and supply chain solutions. By leveraging our expertise and financial strength, our customers can choose solutions tailored to their operational and financial goals. www.aeroturbine.com
ILFC is the world’s largest independent aircraft lessor measured by number of owned aircraft. ILFC’s portfolio consists of over 1,000 owned or managed aircraft, as well as commitments to purchase 239 new high-demand, fuel-efficient aircraft and rights to purchase an additional 50 of such aircraft. www.ilfc.com