20-Jun-2017 11:40 AM

Monarch Airlines selects Boeing Global Fleet Care MRO programme

Monarch Airlines selected (19-Jun-2017) Boeing's Global Fleet Care MRO programme for its 737 MAX fleet. Details include:

  • Boeing will deliver maintenance, engineering and parts following the delivery of Monarch's first MAX aircraft in 2018;
  • Boeing will provide flight training for Monarch's MAX fleet and will enter into an agreement with Boeing subsidiary AerData for services pertaining to aircraft records management;
  • Monarch and Boeing will partner to secure additional third-party fleet servicing agreements. The partnership seeks to capitalise on Boeing's global reach and the expertise of Monarch Aircraft Engineering.

Monarch Airlines CEO Andrew Swaffield said: "Boeing's willingness to partner with us to grow our maintenance and repair business is a tremendous endorsement of Monarch's expertise and experience in this area". [more - original PR]