HAECO ITM extends long-term partnership with Nippon Cargo Airlines

Published date: 27 April 2023


HAECO ITM Limited (“HAECO ITM”), a member of the HAECO Group, is pleased to announce that it has signed a seven-year contract extension with Nippon Cargo Airlines to provide inventory technical management services for the Narita-based airline’s Boeing 747-8F fleet. 

Under the extended contract, HAECO ITM will guarantee Nippon Cargo Airlines access to an expanded range of components, including AOG support and logistics services. Customised, comprehensive component repair management and engineering services are provided to ensure Nippon Cargo Airlines’ eight Boeing 747-8F aircraft operate reliably in the years to come. 

At the contract signing ceremony held in Hong Kong, William Arblaster, Executive General Manager of HAECO ITM, said: “HAECO ITM has been supporting Nippon Cargo Airlines since 2017. Over the years, we have grown our understanding of Nippon Cargo Airlines' operations, developing our inventory solutions to deliver value and guarantee operation excellence to our customer. We are delighted that Nippon Cargo Airlines has continued to trust us with the support of their fleet for the next seven years.” 

Toshiaki Kobori, Senior Executive Managing Director of Engineering and Maintenance at Nippon Cargo Airlines said: “HAECO ITM has been an indispensable business partner for our 747-8F operation. This service extension will further strengthen our partnership and sustain the reliability of our operation.  We are truly thankful for HAECO ITM's support and look forward to our continuous business together.” 

In addition to Inventory Technical Management Services, HAECO also provides a wide array of MRO support to Nippon Cargo Airlines including base maintenance and line maintenance services.


About HAECO Group
HAECO Group is one of the world’s leading aircraft engineering and maintenance service providers. We provide a comprehensive range of solutions encompassing airframe services, line services, cabin solutions, inventory technical management, component overhaul, aerostructure repairs, landing gear services, engine services, global engine support, parts manufacturing and technical training. HAECO Group comprises 16 operating companies, employing around 15,000 staff in Hong Kong, Chinese Mainland, Europe and the United States. Learn more at www.haeco.com or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter for the latest updates.

About Nippon Cargo Airlines 
Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) was founded in 1978 and started operation in 1985. NCA is Japan’s one and only all cargo airline and has accumulated extensive experience in air freight and handling diverse types of cargo. NCA serves as the main artery of international distribution, connecting major cities throughout the world. Learn more at https://www.nca.aero/e/index.html.

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