GE Aviation and EGAT Sign Material Support Agreement for CF6 Engines
EVENDALE, OHIO - Evergreen Aviation Technologies (EGAT) awarded GE Aviation a support contract to supply CF6-80C2 engine components. Under the agreement, GE Aviation's materials business will be a preferred supplier to provide CF6-80C2 Used Serviceable engine parts for EGAT's maintenance operations.
"This landmark agreement further cements the existing close business and operational ties between us," said NH Huang, President of EGAT. "With GE as a venture partner, EGAT has been able to consistently deliver exceptional quality, high reliability, and seamless engines as well as airframe service solutions to its multiple airline partners globally. Continually adopting best practices from GE and Evergreen will distill value to the airline customers."
"We are pleased to extend our working relationship with EGAT to include material support for CF6-80C2 engines." said Paul McElhinney, president and chief executive officer of GE Aviation Services. "We've been working closely with EGAT for more than a decade, and look forward to building on that relationship with this agreement."
GE's CF6 engines have been among the most utilized and reliable in the industry. Powering more than 10 models of wide-body aircraft, the engine family has established an unparalleled record of reliability and has compiled more than 375 million flight-hours in service with close to 200 customers worldwide.
GE's OnPoint solutions are customized service agreements tailored to the operational and financial needs of each customer for any size fleet. These agreements are designed to help lower the customers' cost of ownership and maximize the use of their assets. Backed by GE's global support network, OnPoint services may include overhaul, on wing support, new and used-serviceable parts, component repair, technology upgrades, engine leasing, integrated systems support and diagnostics and integrated systems.
GE Aviation, an operating unit of GE (NYSE: GE), is a world-leading provider of jet, turboshaft and turboprop engines, components and integrated systems for commercial, military, business and general aviation aircraft. GE Aviation has a global service network to support these offerings.
Evergreen Aviation Technologies Corp. is an award-winning, mid-sized boutique aircraft Maintenance Repair and Overhaul facility. An Evergreen Group – GE Aviation joint venture based out of Taiwan, and winner of the "2011 Best Airframe MRO in Asia" from UBM Aviation (UK), as well as "2009 Best Independent MRO in Asia Pacific" by Aviation Week, EGAT delivers an extensive menu of airframe, modification, engine and component services to more than 35 airlines from around the world. Visit us at www.egat.com.tw.