Nordic Aviation Capital and GE Finalize TrueChoice Flight Hour Agreement
LE BOURGET, France -- Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) and GE Aviation finalized a TrueChoiceTM Flight Hour agreement for its CF34-10E engines fleet. Under the agreement, NAC will offer GE Aviation-provided maintenance, repair and overhaul services to its CF34-10E lessees.
"We are delighted to have collaborated with GE Aviation on this first of its kind TrueChoice Flight Hour agreement for a lessor, which provides operational cost certainty for our CF34-10E lessees, irrespective of fleet size," says Tom Turley, Chief Operating Officer of NAC. “We truly believe this innovative program will significantly change the landscape for our operators of the CF34-10E engine.”
“GE Aviation is extremely proud to have created the first customized service agreement with Nordic Aviation Capital, the largest CF34 powered E-Jet leasing company,” said David Kircher, general manager of Regional Engines and Services at GE Aviation. “This uniquely structured agreement provides NAC with the flexibility to lease aircraft to multiple operators while ensuring its CF34-10E engines’ maintenance needs are fully covered.”
The TrueChoice suite of engine maintenance offerings incorporates an array of GE capabilities and customization across an engine's lifecycle. All TrueChoice offerings are underpinned by GE Aviation's data and analytic capabilities and experience to help reduce maintenance burden and service disruptions for customers.
About Nordic Aviation Capital
NAC is the industry's leading regional aircraft lessor serving over 76 airline customers in 51 countries. The company provides aircraft to well-established carriers such as British Airways, Air Canada, LOT, Azul, Lufthansa, Garuda, Flybe, Aeroméxico and airBaltic as well as major regional carriers including Air Nostrum and Widerøe. NAC's current fleet of almost 500 aircraft includes ATR 42, ATR 72, Bombardier Dash 8, CRJ900, CRJ1000, A220, E170, E175, E190 and E195. Visit www.nac.dk
About GE Aviation
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.
TMTrueChoice is a trademark of General Electric Company.