Messier-Bugatti-Dowty selected for exchange and overhaul landing gear on Maximus Air Airbus A300-600 aircraft

MRO Europe, Amsterdam, October 10, 2012

Abu Dhabi-based Maximus Air has selected Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran group) for the exchange and overhaul of landing gear on five Airbus A300-600RF cargo aircraft until 2017.

Messier-Bugatti-Dowty's MRO division offers an unrivaled range of landing gear overhaul and customer support services. It calls on personalized monitoring of each landing gear leg and a large stock of replacement landing gear for all Airbus models, ready to be dispatched anywhere in the world through its global support network.

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Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran group), is the world leader in aircraft landing and braking systems. Company capabilities encompass the full life cycle of our products, ranging from design and manufacture to in-service support, repair and overhaul. Messier-Bugatti-Dowty is a partner to 30 leading commercial, military, business and regional airframers, and supports more than 23,000 aircraft making over 35,000 landings every day. The company employs 6,500 staff working in locations across Europe, North America and Asia.

MAXIMUS AIR, an Abu Dhabi Aviation Group company, was established in 2005 to provide tailored solutions for moving outsized cargo. After operating for just over 7 years in the region, it is now a significant regional air cargo operator, offering Charter and ACMI lease, employing more than 200 staff and operating a fleet of eight all-cargo including Antonov An-124-100, Ilyushin IL-76TD, and Airbus A300-600RP2F, across the Middle East, Europe, Africa and Asia.
MAXIMUS AIR currently runs regular scheduled cargo services on behalf of Etihad Crystal Cargo and is the appointed exclusive air relief support partner for the UAE Red Crescent.

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