Hong Kong – (11 May, 2018) – Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited (www.metrojet.com), a business aviation service provider based in Hong Kong with presence throughout Asia Pacific, is pleased to announce that its Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) joint venture in The Philippines – Metrojet Engineering Clark – has recently completed on schedule its first 12C inspection on a Gulfstream G350.
“Metrojet Engineering Clark delivered our aircraft on time and defect free from a major 144 month maintenance inspection. The down time was very competitive at xx days and the service and dedication of the Clark team was second to none in the Industry,” commented Mr. Lester Ingram, Aviation Consultant of the G350.
Mr. Bruce Watson, Chief Operating Officer of Metrojet stated, “we are very proud of the team and the achievement to deliver this major inspection on time for our customer. The local team’s dedication to service delivery, quality and value make Metrojet Clark an extremely competitive alternative for maintenance support in the Region. Our growing team of experienced staff and leadership are really moving the business forward and our expansion plans for the region remain on track.”
The development of Metrojet’s aircraft maintenance business in the Philippines sees gradual blooming results. The engineering hours of Metrojet Engineering Clark in 2018 Q1 has been significantly increased together with the workforce and maintenance capabilities improved. Another 60m inspection on a Bombardier Global 5000 is scheduled to be done in May at the MRO facility and the company is also in the final stages of presenting for board approval the building of a state-of-the-art business jet hangar facility for parking and aircraft maintenance in the Philippines and more details shall be released when settled.
Established in 1995, Metrojet pioneered business aviation services in Hong Kong and remains one of the most renowned safety and customer-focussed business jet operators and maintenance providers in Asia Pacific. The company provides all-inclusive aircraft management, maintenance and aviation consultancy services.