03/30/2018 Liebherr receives SQIP Best Improver Award from Airbus

A very successful participation of the Liebherr-Aerospace Team in the Airbus “SQIP Day” 2018

A very successful participation of the Liebherr-Aerospace Team in the Airbus “SQIP Day” 2018

F.l.t.r.: Benoît Schultz, Senior Vice President, Head of Procurement Equipment, Systems & Services (Airbus), Josef Gropper, Managing Director & COO (Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS), Nico Luedtke, Program Manager Contract, Airbus Civil Aircraft, and Gerd Heinzelmann, Director Program Management Contract (both Liebherr-Aerospace Lindenberg GmbH), Christopher Davies, Vice President, Procurement Operations, Equipment & Systems, Anton Siggers, Head of Supply Chain & Quality Operations Management - Landing Gear & Axle Equipment, Joanne Edge, Supply Officer POEL4 Landing Gear Systems and Mark Wilkins, Supply Chain & Quality Manager (all Airbus)

On the occasion of “SQIP Day” on March 22nd, 2018 in Toulouse (France), an event organized by Airbus and gathering the main suppliers engaged in the Supply Chain and Quality Improvement Program Initiative (SQIP), the aircraft manufacturer granted the award to Liebherr-Aerospace Lindenberg GmbH for its high industrial performance on Airbus serial programs and its sustainability in 2017.

Liebherr-Aerospace Lindenberg’s operational performances have substantially improved over the past months, and especially regarding the landing gear perimeter. The continuous improvement of Liebherr’s key processes has enabled the company to achieve an excellent delivery quality level. The result reflects the exceptional industrial maturity of Liebherr-Aerospace’s production sites.

Liebherr-Aerospace with its OEM sites in Lindenberg (Germany) and Toulouse (France) supplies in total more than 50,000 different systems and components to the Airbus Group.