Gulf Air signs exclusive MOU with MTU Maintenance for its V2500 engines Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain and MTU Maintenance, a leader in customized solutions for aero engines, have signed an exclusive contract for the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of V2500-A5 engines.
The four-year agreement covers comprehensive MRO services, LRU support, engine trend monitoring and on-site services, as well as spare engine support for Gulf Air’s V2500-powered A321ceo aircraft.
Commenting on the agreement Gulf Air Chief Executive Officer Captain Waleed Al Alawi said: “Gulf Air has been maintaining V2500 engines of its A321ceo fleet at MTU Maintenance’s facility for the past ten years under the engine OEM contract. During these ten years, MTU Maintenance has demonstrated they are the right partners for Gulf Air as we drive forward with our fleet renewal programme in preparation to welcome more new aircraft to replace and modernise our fleet. We trust them to take excellent technical care of our engines and are convinced they will provide us with the reliable, flexible and cost-efficient services we expect.”