On Nov. 7th, 2018, Shanghai Aircraft Manufacturing Company (SAMC) and Lufthansa Technical Training, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lufthansa Technik AG, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at Airshow China in Zhuhai. The MoU intensifies a closer strategic partnership between the two companies in on-the-job training of skilled technicians.

SAMC is a subsidiary of Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China
(COMAC) and is responsible for the production of ARJ21, C919 and
CR929. It provides four major businesses, including final assembly,
key components and parts fabrication, MRO and retrofit and composite
material. The company undertakes the vital task of developing
China-made-aircraft and is determined to be the most efficient and
most trustworthy manufacturer.

Lufthansa Technical Training is a leading independent global training
provider for staff involved in the maintenance, repair and overhaul
(MRO) industry for aircraft, engines and aircraft components of civil
aviation. From basic technical training and type-related further
training to competence training, Lufthansa Technical Training offers
courses important for safety, reliability and economically-oriented

The letter of intent outlines a strategic cooperation between SAMC
and Lufthansa Technical Training, including training system
development, new staff training, advanced training for skilled
technicians and facility planning for practical training. SAMC and
Lufthansa Technical Training college will apply advanced training
methods and modules from Lufthansa Technical Training in a joint
education program. SAMC and Lufthansa Technical Training endeavor to
built-up a modern platform for on-job training with dual system and
evaluation through the contemplated initiative.