Messier-Bugatti-Dowty signs services contracts with Cathay Pacific and Dragonair until 2024

MRO Asia, Singapore, October 29, 2013

Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran) has recently signed agreements with Cathay Pacific Airways and Dragonair for the provision of landing gear restoration and support services for the two airlines' A330/A340 fleets.

Messier-Bugatti-Dowty's MRO division in Singapore first overhauled Cathay Pacific's A330/A340 landing gears in 2002. The new agreement will extend the relationship to 2024.

Paul Clifford, Managing Director Messier-Bugatti-Dowty's Singapore MRO facility, commented: "We are exceptionally pleased to continue our support to Cathay Pacific's A330/A340 fleet. The newly extended contract stands as a great example of our successful working partnership built through excellent customer services. We look forward to further enhancing this strong and special relationship with Cathay Pacific and Dragonair."

Mark Kwan, Customer Support Director Asia-Pacific, Messier-Bugatti-Dowty, commented: "We have developed together with Cathay Pacific an enhanced and integrated landing gear support package which exemplifies our commitment to providing long-term, quality solutions to the airline."

Patrick Low, Cathay Pacific Airways Procurement Manager, commented: "Messier has been selected as our services provider through an open, competitive and rigorous bidding process. The company has demonstrated its strong commitment to continue our longstanding relationship, and we look forward to Messier delivering a successful overhaul programme and strong operational support in the coming years."

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Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran), 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 6,800 staff working in locations across Europe, North America and Asia.

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