June 13, 2017 – Ft. Lauderdale, Florida – GA Telesis, LLC (“GAT”) announced that TRADE AIR, d.o.o. (“Trade Air”) has entered into an agreement to receive rotable component flight-hour support through GAT’s Intelligent Global Engine and Airframe Replenishment (“iGEAR”) program. Launched in 2016 and managed by GAT’s Component Solutions Group (“CSG”), iGEAR programs provide airlines and operators with access to a global distribution network for rotable inventory and include 24/7/365 Live AOG support. The agreement with Trade Air will initially cover one (1) A320 aircraft which will be supported via GAT’s UK based customer service and distribution centers. In addition to rotable inventory support, Trade Air will also have the ability to participate in fully integrated nacelle and flight control exchange programs through GAT’s Strategic Nacelle Access Pool (“SNAP”) and Aircraft Flight Control Surface Support (“ACCESS”) programs, respectively.
“We are pleased that Trade Air has entrusted us to support their flight operations,” said Jason Reed, President of CSG. “Our service offerings continue to make it easy for customers like Trade Air to take advantage of a seamless inventory management solution while operating their fleet with the highest levels of reliability.”
About Trade Air
Trade Air is the ACMI, charter and regional airline based in Zagreb, Croatia. The company was established in 1994 and since then it provided capacity on ACMI basis to a significant number of European, African and Middle Eastern legacy, leisure and LCC carriers. Also, it operated on a number of ad/hoc and charter chain flights for a number of mainly European tour operators. Trade Air’s fleet currently consists of 1x Airbus 320 and 2x Fokker 100 as well as single Jetstream 32 wet leased in to operate regional scheduled operations. Company plans to add additional A320 in 2018.
About GA Telesis
GA Telesis is a global provider of integrated aviation solutions serving the aviation and aerospace industries. The Company helps its customers achieve higher levels of performance by creating custom-tailored, multi-faceted solutions integrating its financial asset structuring expertise with component supply chain solutions, jet engine MRO, aircraft systems MRO and aerostructures MRO services. Considered a pioneer in the sector, GA Telesis serves over 2,000 customers on six continents supporting all Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier and Embraer aircraft as well as CFM International, General Electric, International Aero Engines, Pratt & Whitney, and Rolls-Royce jet engines.