Clark, The Philippines – (20 November 2019) – Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited (www.metrojet.com), a premium business aviation service provider being part of the Kadoorie Group, is pleased to announce that its New Hangar Parking and Maintenance Facility in Clark, The Philippines has reached a major construction milestone today with the stress erection of the hangar roof structure.

The hangar facility has a clear span of 110 m x 63 m depth with a 21.5 m height to the apex. When completed, the hangar with over 7000 m2 of floor space will have the capacity of accommodating up to 10 long range business jets including Boeing Business and Airbus Corporate jets.

Workshops, stores, staff and customer offices and available space for a dedicated fixed-base operator(FBO) encompass 2500 m2 of a two-storey annex building on the rear of the hangar. Coupled with 11,000 m2 of apron area in front of the hangar and an exclusive taxiway, the completed facility will be a world class facility that is targeted to be operational in Q2 2020.

The stressed arch technology used in the construction of the hangar facility has been designed to the highest international standards including typhoon and seismic loadings which meet current Philippine codes. The system has been utilised in over 100 aircraft hangars worldwide and is known for its structural stiffness, durability and cost efficiencies.

The facility will have a fully compliant NFPA 409 fire suppression system, meeting the highest fire standards in the world today. Compressed Air, 400hz power systems, general power and water are spread throughout the facility including floor pits within the hangar floor. Vertical lift doors will be used for the main hangar doors, giving a clear opening of 110 m and ensuring the hangar is fully sealed and secure when the doors are closed.

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.

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菲律宾 克拉克,2019 年 11 月 20 日 — 嘉道理集团旗下的香港公务航空服务运营商 — 美捷香港商 用飞机有限公司(Metrojet Limited,www.metrojet.com)欣然宣布其位于菲律宾克拉克的全新公 务机机库及维修站设施机库拱顶结构已于今天完成安装,是是次兴建项目一个重要的里程碑。 这个新机库净跨度达 110 米 x 63 米,地面到机库顶点高度为 21.5 米。工程竣工后,机库的占地面 积将超过 7,000 平方米,可容纳多达 10 架长距离公务机,如波音或空中客车公务机。 在机库后方的 2,500 平方米两层式服务大楼备有飞机工程工作间,仓库存储空间,以及接待客户的办 公和侯机区域,而机库前方则有一 11,000 平方米停机坪和专用滑道。整所设施计划于 2020 年第二季 度投入运营。 此机库的应力拱顶技术是按照国际最高标准设计,符合现有菲律宾的台风和地震法规。该技术已 在全球 100 多个机库中使用,以良好结构刚度,耐用和高成本效益而着称。 整个设施将具有完全兼容的 NFPA 409 灭火系统,符合现今世上最高的消防标准;另有压缩空气, 400hz 电力系统,一般电力和水装置布满设施之中,包括机库地板的坑槽。主机库门将使用垂直 升降门,以确保机库门打开时横向跨度达 110 米,以及机库门关闭时,机库能安全密封。 美捷香港商用飞机有限公司成立于 1995 年,是亚太区内有名注重安全及客户至上的公务航空服务 供应商,提供全面的公务机托管、维修保养、包机和咨询服务。