Two major Asian airlines entrusted Lufthansa Technik with the
technical support for the HGT1700 auxiliary power units (APU) of
their A350-900 fleets.
South Korean carrier Asiana Airlines signed a ten year long-term
contract for the HGT1700 APUs of its planned fleet of 30 A350-900
aircraft. The services will be provided in the frame of an exclusive
time and material agreement and will start in August 2018. All
repairs will be performed in the workshops at Lufthansa Technik's
headquarters in Hamburg, Germany.
Vietnam Airlines also entrusted the maintenance of its HGT1700 APUs
to Lufthansa Technik and signed an exclusive time and material
contract. The national carrier of Vietnam will operate a fleet of 14
Lufthansa Technik is the official warranty station and partner of
original equipment manufacturer Honeywell for the maintenance, repair
and overhaul of the HGT1700 APU. The German company has a vast
experience in APU overhauls and value-adding engineering services.
Lufthansa Technik is also continuously collaborating first-hand with
the manufacturers in the improvement of repair processes and related