“Sanad” is the first independent center to obtain accreditation for maintenance, repair and overhaul services for “GenX” engines within the global service network of GE Aviation, and “Sanad” is the only certified partner for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of Genx engines in the MENA region. . From 2021 to 2035, Sanad will expand maintenance, repair and overhaul services to provide complete repair services for approximately 315 additional GenX engines.
Mansour Janahi, Executive Vice President of “Sanad” Group, said: This achievement confirms the distinguished engineering competencies of “Sanad” and its ability to continue providing the highest maintenance, repair and overhaul services to global aircraft engine manufacturers. Thanks to the strict commitment to the highest international quality standards, we were able to “Sanad” to enhance our capabilities in maintenance, repair and overhaul services, despite the current challenges facing the global aviation sector. In addition to the close partnership that Sanad enjoys with Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, this achievement will contribute to strengthening Abu Dhabi’s position as a reliable global center for the best specialized engineering services in the aviation industry.
Adam Bu Qudaydah, Chief Financial Officer of Etihad Aviation Group, said: “Sanad” has contributed to supporting Etihad Airways by providing maintenance, repair and overhaul services to about 30 Genx engines annually, which are used in its fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliners that are characterized by low Its fuel consumption.
The trusted partnership between Etihad Airways and “Sanad” is further evidence of the development of the domestic aviation infrastructure. Etihad Airways looks forward to continuing cooperation with “Sanad” and supporting its continued achievements.
“On behalf of the entire GE Aviation team around the world, I would like to congratulate Sanad for this historic milestone,” said Dave Kircher, General Manager of Genx Engines at General Electric Aviation. We look forward to strengthening our partnership and meeting the maintenance, repair and overhaul requirements of the growing global fleet of aircraft that power the flagship GenX engine.
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Aziz Koleilat, GE Aviation Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Eastern Europe, Russia, Turkey and the Middle East, said: The partnership between Sanad and GE Aviation is one of the most important pillars of the growth of the aviation industry in the region. We appreciate the efforts of the Sanad Company and look forward to more achievements in the field of maintenance, repair and overhaul services for GenX engines in the future.
In order to dedicate the partnership signed by Sanad with General Electric Aviation in 2013, the two parties signed a historic agreement in 2019 worth 500 million dirhams to provide maintenance, repair and overhaul services for the engines of the modern generation of aircraft. Under the agreement, “Sanad” will provide complete maintenance services for the “GenX” engine, in addition to providing maintenance services for the “Leap” engines of “CFM International”, the company owned by General Electric and Safran for aircraft engines.
Sanad enjoys strong strategic partnerships with the world’s leading aircraft engine manufacturers, such as General Electric Aviation, Rolls-Royce, and Pratt & Whitney, which enables it to provide wide experience through maintenance and financing services for various aircraft engines.
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