Emirates has selected Honeywell to provide wheels and carbon brakes for its fleet of 116 Airbus A380 aircraft.
Under the terms of the 10-year agreement, maintenance of the wheels and brakes will be carried out through Emirates maintenance shops, ensuring continued maintenance support in Dubai.
Mohammed Mohaisen, president and chief executive, Middle East and North Africa, Honeywell, said: “The Middle East continues to be an important market for Honeywell.
“We remain committed to supporting our customers in the region with proven solutions that enable advanced safety and efficiency.”
Ryan Lees, president, EMEAI aftermarket, Honeywell Aerospace, said: “Honeywell’s agreement with Emirates demonstrates our commitment to providing comprehensive support for all Honeywell products installed on their aircraft.
“Our titanium braking components and patented antioxidant protection will significantly enhance the A380 wheel and brake system’s performance, while reducing weight and maintenance cost, and helping extend overall brake life.”
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