Safran and Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) signed a General Term Agreement as well as a Power By the Hour contract to maintain Auxiliary Power Unit Generators. These 5-year contracts cover more than 300 Airbus A320 & A320neo operated by one of AFI KLM E&M’s customer airline from the Asia-Pacific area.

Safran Electrical & Power will repair the Auxiliary Power Unit Generators in its Pitstone facility, United-Kingdom. The aim is to provide state-of-the-art repair, with a seamless workflow, and a quick turn-around-time to support AFI KLM E&M’s operations and those of it’s subsidiary.

"We are delighted to sign these two contracts with AFI KLM E&M, an important customer of Safran. This is the result of a good relationship that we wish to further strengthen in the future. We are committed to provide with the best possible service as well as the highest level of quality expected by an aviation equipment manufacturer to support AFI KLM E&M’s operations around the world", said Vincenzo Guerriero, VP Customer Services and Support at Safran Electrical & Power.

“We are very pleased with this agreement with Safran. As an airline-MRO we are constantly looking for the most adaptive solutions to meet our customers' needs. Safran's expertise in maintaining APU generators guarantees our customers' fleets high-quality support.”, said José-Marie Louis, VP Procurement Air France Industries.