Hong Kong – (19 August 2019) – Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited (www.metrojet.com), a business aviation service provider with presence throughout Asia Pacific, is pleased to announce that its Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Facility (MRO) in Hong Kong has recently supported a 60-month inspection on a Bombardier Global 5000. With the aid of its own Maintenance Delivery System (MDS), Metrojet HK MRO is able to complete the check within 42 days.

The full structural repair support includes Non-Destructive Testing, cold work, shot peening and cadmium plating. Upgrade for corrosion inhibiting flap removal and ADS-B-Out have also been performed on the Global 5000 during the inspection.

“The on-track completion of the inspection attests our team’s professional experience on planning and our dedication to delivering quality maintenance services with customers always in mind,” says Mr. Bruce Watson, General Manager of Metrojet HK MRO. “We are very proud of our team and the support our MRO provides to the customers.”

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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NOTE TO EDITORS

Established in 1995 and headquartered in Hong Kong, Metrojet pioneered business aviation services in Hong Kong; it is part of the Kadoorie Group and a sister company of The Peninsula Hotels. Metrojet is a business jet operator and maintenance provider in Asia, providing the complete range of business aviation services, including: comprehensive aircraft management, maintenance and consulting services. Metrojet’s maintenance department is a fully certified Repair Station with approvals from the Hong Kong CAD, the United States FAA and is fully authorised to carry out maintenance on aircraft registered in China, Macau, Thailand, Philippines, Bermuda, Canada, Isle of Man, Cayman Islands, San Marino and Aruba. Metrojet is an Authorised Gulfstream Warranty Repair Facility and an Authorised Bombardier Aircraft Service Facility. Its highly trained engineers have Pratt & Whitney, Rolls-Royce, GE and Honeywell APU type ratings, and its Avionics and Airframe engineers have ratings on Gulfstream and Bombardier aircraft. Metrojet has expanded its presence in Asia in 2012 with the opening of Metrojet Engineering Clark – a maintenance facility located at Diosdado Macapagal International Airport within the Clark Freeport Zone in the Philippines. The company’s China Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC) project and another 7,000 square meter-hangar project are underway in Shanghai and Clark respectively. For further details, please browse our website www.metrojet.com