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      7 Jan 2019

      HAECO Private Jet Solutions Signs Collaboration Agreement with Eight Partnership for Private Jet Cabin Designs

      HAECO Private Jet Solutions (“HAECO PJS”), HAECO Group’s private jet cabin completion specialist, announced today that it has entered into a collaboration agreement on private jet cabin designs with Eight Partnership (“Eight”), one of Asia’s leading design firms, with a diverse portfolio in luxury markets, including ultra-high-end hospitality and luxury residential real estate in the region.
      The scope of the collaboration is to jointly develop conceptual and industrial cabin designs for private jets. Together, the partners will deliver bespoke, luxurious, sophisticated cabins for esteemed private jet owners.
      HAECO PJS is the first and only Airbus-approved and Boeing-licensed cabin completion centre in Asia Pacific. It offers a complete range of solutions from industrial design, engineering design and certification to cabin completion. 
      “We are very excited about this opportunity to combine our respective strengths in design and technical fulfillment of private jet cabins,” said Summit Chan, CEO of HAECO Xiamen. “Eight understands both the luxury market and the needs of private, high-net-worth clients well, and has intimate knowledge of global design trends as well as the expectations of these sophisticated decision makers.”
      “We couldn’t have dreamed of a better partner than HAECO,” said Chris Fjelddahl, Partner at Eight. “Their technical capabilities and resources are second to none, and they are already trusted by both Airbus and Boeing. Together, we hope to bring leading-edge design solutions to this demanding market.”


      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 11 airports in 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 licence 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 4,500 staff in China.
      About HAECO Private Jet Solutions (“HAECO PJS”)
      HAECO PJS provides a complete range of private jet solutions from industrial design, engineering design and certification to cabin completion. The company is a CAAC-approved DMDOR, holds Part 21J DOA from the Hong Kong CAD and has an approved working arrangement with EASA to validate Supplemental Type Certificates issued by HKCAD. HAECO PJS is the first Airbus-approved and Boeing-licensed cabin completion centre in Asia Pacific. In April 2016, HAECO PJS has been appointed an Airbus Corporate Jet Service Centre, strengthening its maintenance support for Airbus Corporate Jet fleet world-wide. Since its establishment in 2008, HAECO PJS has successfully performed green Airbus ACJ319 cabin completions and BBJ retrofits.
      About Eight Partnership (“Eight”)
      Eight was founded in 1993 and is one of Asia’s most awarded design firms. The company is privately owned and was selected in 2013 by Cathay Pacific Airways, a sister-company of HAECO, to spearhead an extensive brand experience design programme. This exercise comprised the overhaul of the airline’s brand identity, livery, loyalty programme, signage systems in 80 airports, office and lounge interiors, tableware, as well as the creation of Cathay Dragon to succeed the Dragonair brand. Eight is highly active in luxury markets, including ultra-high-end hospitality and luxury residential real estate, especially in China, Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore.