Singapore Airlines Expands GE's OnPoint Solution Agreement on Additional GE90 Engines
EVENDALE, OHIO -- Singapore Airlines has expanded its 10-year OnPointSM solution agreement for engine maintenance, repair and overhaul to include its new GE90-115B engines that power its eight additional Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. The agreement on the newly added engines is valued at more than $300 million over the life of the agreement.
"This expanded OnPoint solution agreement demonstrates Singapore Airlines' commitment to quality OEM maintenance, repair and overhaul," said Paul McElhinney, president and chief executive officer of GE Aviation's Services operation. "The GE90-115B engine's performance in the field has been extraordinary, and GE Aviation looks forward to providing exceptional MRO services on Singapore Airlines' engines to keep them in peak condition."
Singapore Airlines has ordered a total of 27 GE90-115B-powered Boeing 777-300ERs to use on its long- and medium-haul routes. The airline flies one of the youngest aircraft fleets in the world to destinations spanning a network spread over six continents.
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 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.
OnPointSM is a service mark of GE.