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10 Apr 2017


HAECO Private Jet Solutions Signs Agreement with COMAC for ARJ21 Cabin Industrial Design

HAECO Group’s cabin completion specialist, HAECO Private Jet Solutions (“HAECO PJS”) has signed a co-operation agreement with COMAC’s Shanghai Aircraft Design and Research Institute (“COMAC”) to provide cabin industrial design services on the ARJ21 platform. HAECO PJS will provide both cabin industrial design services and concept drawings to COMAC to facilitate the aircraft manufacturer offering the ARJ21 platform to corporate, private, and government customers in addition to the existing commercial customer base.

COMAC’s ARJ21 began commercial operations in 2016. The current order book exceeds 350 aircraft.

HAECO PJS, headquartered in Xiamen, has been providing turnkey cabin solutions to customers since 2012, with an extensive range of capabilities including industrial design, design engineering, certification, cabin completion and after-sales support for an international and domestic base of private and business jet owners.

Summit Chan, CEO of HAECO Xiamen, said: “HAECO PJS is honoured to have been selected by COMAC to provide cabin industrial design services on the ARJ21 platform, and we look forward to further co-operation on cabin completion and other services for its current and future aircraft platforms.”
 

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About Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Limited (“HAECO Group”)
HAECO Group is one of the world’s leading aircraft engineering and maintenance service providers. The Group provides a comprehensive range of services encompassing Airframe Services, Line Services, Cabin Solutions, Private Jet Solutions, Fleet Technical Management, Inventory Technical Management, Component Overhaul, Aerostructure Repairs, Landing Gear Services, Engine Services, Parts Manufacturing and Technical Training. The HAECO Group consists of 17 subsidiaries and affiliates, employing around 17,000 staff in Hong Kong, Mainland China, Singapore and the United States. The HAECO Group is publicly listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Stock Code: 00044). HAECO Group’s website: www.haeco.com

About HAECO Xiamen
Founded in 1993, HAECO Xiamen is a leading Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (“MRO”) service provider in Asia Pacific. It offers a full range of airframe services, including airframe maintenance, modification, cabin reconfiguration, passenger-to-freighter conversions, and line services at key airports in Mainland China. The company is also home to HAECO Private Jet Solutions – Asia’s first and only facility approved by Airbus and licensed by Boeing to provide comprehensive design engineering, certification, and cabin completion for private jets. As a one-stop MRO provider, HAECO Xiamen operates its own certified aviation parts manufacturing and testing facilities, and runs a public training and license examination centre. This caters to both the technical and non-technical training needs of the MRO industry throughout the region. HAECO Xiamen is part of the HAECO Group, and The Boeing Company, Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd., Japan Airlines International Co. Ltd., Xiamen Aviation Industry Co. Ltd. and Beijing Kailan Aviation Technology Industry & Services Co. Ltd. are its other shareholders. The company employs around 5,000 staff in Mainland China.

About HAECO Private Jet Solutions (“HAECO PJS”)
Headquartered in Xiamen, Mainland China, HAECO PJS provides a complete range of business jet solutions from interior design, engineering and certification to cabin completion. HAECO PJS holds Part 21J Design Organisation Approval from the Hong Kong CAD, and is a CAAC-approved Designated Modification Design Organisation Representative.