Lufthansa Technik Engine Support for Felix Airways
Wednesday, 18 November 2009

Felix Airways has signed a new contract with Lufthansa Technik AERO Alzey regarding maintenance, overhaul and lease engine support of its CF34-3B and CF34-8C engines over the upcoming seven years.

The respective exclusive engine services agreement will cover Felix Airways’ fleet of two CRJ200s, two CRJ700s and up to four CRJ900 aircraft.

“Lufthansa Technik AERO Alzey convinced us, that even a large MRO provider could customize its services to the individual needs of a growing carrier who is building a high-frequency operation that requires a perfect reliability”, said Mohammed A. Al-Arrasha, CEO of Felix Airways.

“This new contract is an important milestone to expand our engine MRO business in the Middle East MRO market.
Felix Airways will fully benefit from our continuous effort to deliver the most competitive support packages and take advantage of our more than 19 years of experience in regional aircraft operation and engine maintenance,” said Joerg Femerling, Vice President Marketing and Sales of Lufthansa Technik AERO Alzey.

Felix Airways, founded 2008 and based in the Yemeni capital Sana’a, operates a fleet of presently two CRJ200 and two CRJ700 aircraft. Additional four CRJ900s will be phased-in starting from 2010.

Source: Press Release (Lufthansa Technik)