StandardAero has signed a new multi-year contract with Sky Regional Airlines Inc., under which StandardAero will provide maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for the airline’s Pratt & Whitney Canada APS2300 auxiliary power units (APUs).
Sky Regional is one of Canada’s leading regional carriers and operates a fleet of Embraer E175 aircraft that undertake flights across Canada and the US under the Air Canada Express banner.
Pat Melen, Vice-President - Maintenance for Sky Regional, said: “StandardAero has a reputation for delivering comprehensive MRO services for the APS2300 APUs, and this agreement illustrates of our confidence in this experienced team. Ensuring the safety and efficiency of our operations is critical and knowing we have this type of support for our APUs is reassuring.”
StandardAero’s Maryville, Tennessee location (an original equipment manufacturer- (OEM) approved Authorised Repair Facility (ARF) for the APS2300) will provide Sky Regional with customised MRO programmes offering support and flexibility to meet the airline’s specific operational needs.
“We are pleased to extend our long-standing relationship with Sky Regional through this new multi-year APS2300 support agreement,” said Randy Mengel, Vice-President and General Manager of the company’s Maryville facility. “We look forward to supporting Sky Regional and its partner Air Canada with reliable APU support services for many years to come, ensuring passenger comfort and maximising the airline’s on-time performance.”