Dallas, Texas – April 5, 2016 – GA Telesis Composite Repair Group, LLC (“CRG”) announced today that DHL signed an agreement for CRG to provide thrust reverser maintenance and inventory support for their fleet of B757 and B767 aircraft. The agreement provides DHL free access to pooled serviceable thrust reversers for immediate exchange/loan.
“With this agreement DHL will have 24/7 access to the world’s largest independent pool of nacelles.” said Russell Bonnell, President of GA Telesis MRO Business Units.
Strategic Nacelle Access Program “SNAP” was launched by GA Telesis CRG in 2012 to support airlines worldwide with a solutions-based approach to manage airlines’ nacelle and flight control surface needs. The SNAP program provides immediate access to airlines operating all Airbus and Boeing (inclusive of Douglas) aircraft with access to GA Telesis’ existing inventory of nacelles and flight controls combined with its expert repair and overhaul business. GA Telesis currently maintains the world’s most comprehensive and independent ready-to-go inventory of nacelles and flight controls. The pool has multiple access points in North America, South America, Europe and China and has 24/7/365 dispatch capabilities. In addition to immediate nacelle access, airline customers are provided immediate cost savings through fixed-rate, menu-driven repair programs that are custom tailored to each airline’s specific maintenance program.
DHL is the leading global brand in the logistics industry. Our DHL family of divisions offer an unrivalled portfolio of logistics services ranging from national and international parcel delivery, e-commerce shipping and fulfillment solutions, international express, road, air and ocean transport to industrial supply chain management. With about 340,000 employees in more than 220 countries and territories worldwide, DHL connects people and businesses securely and reliably, enabling global trade flows. With specialized solutions for growth markets and industries including technology, life sciences and healthcare, energy, automotive and retail, a proven commitment to corporate responsibility and an unrivaled presence in developing markets, DHL is decisively positioned as “The logistics company for the world”.
About GA Telesis
GA Telesis Composite Repair Group, LLC, a division of GA Telesis, is a provider of comprehensive maintenance, repair, overhaul and logistics support services to the commercial and fixed wing aircraft markets. GA Telesis is a worldwide leader in providing support services to the commercial aerospace industry. With financial, supply-chain, component and heavy jet engine MRO businesses spanning the globe, GA Telesis is recognized as a pioneering leader in solutions-based services in its sector. As an innovator, GA Telesis is one of the few independent companies in the world capable of providing a total-support-solution to their customers from their front door with several fully integrated operations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. GA Telesis also provides leasing and asset management services and maintains an extensive portfolio of leased assets exceeding $1 billion in value.