Earlier this month, Guangzhou Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Co. Ltd. (GAMECO) completed the first Airbus A350 IL-check for Lufthansa at GAMECO’s main base in Guangzhou, China.

This first Airbus A350 IL-check is part of a multi-year contract which covers various aircraft types and extends the cooperation between Lufthansa and GAMECO. Previously, GAMECO has provided multiple levels of base maintenance services up to IL-check for Lufthansa’s Airbus A380 fleet.

“We as Lufthansa Airline are very happy to be back at GAMECO, having successfully completed the very first A350 IL-check in our fleet. We fully appreciate GAMECO’s efforts to maintain the most technologically advanced aircraft of our fleet for the upcoming years” said Thomas Spriesterbach, Vice President, Technical Fleet Management, Lufthansa Airline.

GAMECO General Manager Dr. Marc Szepan commented: “We are honored to be entrusted once again with performing maintenance work for Lufthansa. The entire GAMECO team is thrilled to have the opportunity to support one of the world’s leading airlines."