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Adria Tehnika and easyJet Sign Cooperation Agreement

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Adria Tehnika and easyJet Sign Cooperation Agreement - Airlines publisher
Dana Ermolenko
Country: Slovenia Aircraft: Airplanes

Adria Tehnika has signed a cooperation agreement with British airline easyJet. The agreement has been concluded for two years and covers works in the passenger cabin – reconfiguration of the cabin from 180 to 186 seats, the installation of a new galley and new lavatories. The aircraft will be worked on one after another during the winter timetable in the 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 seasons. There are at least 18 providers of such services in Europe, and easyJet has chosen four to perform these works – including Adria Tehnika. Gary Smith, easyJet Business Lead for the 186 seat cabin program, said »We are very pleased to have selected Adria Tehnika to take part in this important project. This is our first major project with Adria Tehnika; we were impressed by their depth of experience in A320 maintenance and we are keen to develop relationships with MROs that fit our requirements".

easyJet and Adria Tehnika

easyJet is Europe’s leading airline offering a unique and winning combination of the best route network connecting Europe’s primary airports, with great value fares and friendly service. easyJet flies on more of Europe’s most popular routes than any other airline. easyJet carries over 70 million passengers annually, of which more than 12 million are travelling on business. easyJet flies over 240 aircraft on more than 800 routes to over 130 airports across 31 countries. More than 300 million Europeans live within one hour’s drive of an easyJet airport. Its fleet contains 245 A319/320 aircraft; it has ordered additional 182 aircraft, plus 100 options, by 2022. It constantly invests in the latest technology, operates efficiently, and fills most of its seats, which means than an easyJet passenger has a 22% lower carbon footprint than the passenger of a traditional airline flying on the same aircraft and on the same route. Innovation is in easyJet’s DNA and the airline leads the industry in digital, web, engineering and operational innovations to make travel more easy and affordable for passengers.

Proof of Quality Work and a Gateway to Opportunity

Adria Tehnika has more than 50 years of tradition in aircraft maintenance; it has been actively marketing its services since 2002. In addition to the maintenance of Adria Airways aircraft, it has since then carried out inspections of over 1000 aircraft of foreign airlines. It operates on three continents with over 70 clients. Its good reputation is the result of a highly-motivated and qualified staff, its commitment to quality and punctuality, competitive prices, and a favorable geographic location. »We are proud that one of the leading airlines has chosen Adria Tehnika to perform maintenance of its aircraft, which is sure proof of our quality of work at all levels. It is also an exceptional opportunity for the growth, development and improvement of our processes. We are therefore looking forward to this cooperation and believe that in the long run and with the exchange of good practices it will increase cooperation opportunities in other areas as well,« stated Maks Pele, Executive Director of Adria Tehnika.

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