February 17, 2015
Citilink (Indonesia) chose Turkish Technic for Airbus A320 component pooling
Turkish Technic and Citilink have signed an Airbus A320 component support contract. The signing ceremony was held in MRO Middle East and included the participation of Citilink CEO, M. Arif Wibowo Albert Burhan, and Turkish Technic CEO, Ahmet Karaman. The contract comprises component supply and repair on part number basis. Components will be supplied from the Istanbul/Turkey main bases and Turkish Technic pooling stations in the Middle East, as well as Jakarta’s main base. All repair and overhaul work of the components will be done at the Turkish Technic sites in Istanbul/Turkey. The contract also aims business development with GMF Aero Asia, as a vendor and component capability development for GMF, to support Citilink – Turkish Technic contract. Turkish, an association of Turkish Airlines group companies, is the leading maintenance center in its region, providing technical services for airframe, engine, APU and components for a wide range of airlines from Europe, Middle East, Asia, CIS and Northern Africa at its bases in Istanbul, with a highly qualified and well-trained workforce of over 5000 personnel, together with Turkish HABOM Inc.; a Turkish Airlines group MRO company.