FL Technics has been awarded a five-year contract by Wizz Air to provide wheels and brakes solutions for the airline’s A320 family fleet.
The full scope of services includes repair and overhaul, storage, and supply chain, as well as management solutions.
“With sustainable business in mind, our teams have been long-term partners now in a number of business areas including line maintenance and base services,” said FL Technics’ CEO Zilvinas Lapinskas.
“Trust gained over the years lead to this new development and cooperation, to further expand synergies between our organisations.”
FL Technics’ COO Saulius Bajarunas commented: “Nowadays, every business within the aviation industry seeks trusted and reliable partnerships to endure the challenging and ever-changing environment within global markets. In such context, I am glad and proud that our companies continue to build long-lasting partnerships on multiple levels to develop unique integrated operations, as FL Technics leverages scale, capacity, and capabilities to support such a demanding and fast-growing carrier as Wizz Air.”
Wizz Air Group’s head of technical services Julia Brix said: “Wizz Air continues the strong growth path in this decade to offer affordable travel opportunities to our customers. The airline group has an order book of more than 350 A320 family aircraft and needs tailored services for safe and reliable operation. FL Technics’ competitive cost base, operational flexibility and high performance quality gave us the confidence to award the wheels and brakes business to FL Technics. We are looking forward to starting this cooperation and continue the successful joint growth path in the next years.”