Boeing and Turkish Technic Inc., the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) arm of Turkish Airlines, have announced the signing of a Global Fleet Care supplier agreement.
With the new agreement, Turkish Technic is now a strategic Boeing supplier for line maintenance, heavy maintenance of airplanes, component service and repair.
Boeing and Turkish Technic will collaborate together in the training and certification of technicians from different parts of the world.
Turkish Technic provides a broad portfolio of MRO services in more than 50 International Line Maintenance locations as well as our existing base maintenance facilities in Istanbul and Ankara.
Last year, Boeing and the Turkish Government announced the Boeing Turkey National Aerospace Initiative, launched to support the growth of the Turkish aerospace industry.
Through its Global Services division, Boeing provides technical support to more than 60 customers and over 2,500 airplanes through its Global Fleet Care program.
This customizable portfolio offers engineering and planning activities associated with managing the technical performance of the airplane.
A power-by-the-hour based offering, Global Fleet Care solutions in the form of Engineering, Materials and Maintenance programs bring inherent efficiency to airline operations.
Established in 1933, Turkish Airlines has 327 aircraft flying to 303 destinations in 121 countries including 254 international and 49 domestic. It is a member of Star Alliance.