05/01/2013 Brit Air Selects Liebherr-Aerospace for CRJ 700/1000 Components Repair

Liebherr-Aerospace and Brit Air have recently signed a Repair-by-the-Hour agreement for components of the integrated air management systems (ATA 21, 25, 30, 36) on board the airline’s CRJ 700/1000 aircraft. Brit Air is a fully owned subsidiary of HOP!, Air France’s regional carrier based in Morlaix (France).

The CRJ 700/1000 electro-pneumatic bleed air valve from Liebherr is part of the agreement with Brit Air.

The CRJ 700/1000 electro-pneumatic bleed air valve from Liebherr is part of the agreement with Brit Air.

The five-year agreement ensures Brit Air component availability, securing the maintenance costs for the airline in the long term with guaranteed turnaround times.

The repairs will be carried out at Liebherr-Aerospace Toulouse SAS, Toulouse (France), which is the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) of the CRJ 700/1000 air management systems.

Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry

Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS, Toulouse (France), is one of ten divisional control companies within the Liebherr Group and coordinates all activities in the aerospace and transportation systems sectors.

Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry and has more than five decades of experience in this field. The range of aviation equipment produced by Liebherr for the civil and military sectors includes flight control and actuation systems, landing gear and air management systems. These systems are deployed in wide-bodied aircraft, single aisle and regional aircraft, business jets, combat aircraft, military transporters, military training aircraft, civil helicopters and combat helicopters.

Liebherr’s aerospace and transportation systems division employs over 4,400 people. It has four aviation equipment production plants at Lindenberg (Germany), Toulouse (France), Nizhny Novgorod (Russia), and Guaratinguetá (Brazil). These production sites offer a worldwide service with additional customer service centers in Saline (Michigan/USA), Seattle (Washington/USA), Wichita (Kansas/USA), Montreal (Canada), Sao José dos Campos (Brazil), Hamburg (Germany), Moscow (Russia), Dubai (UAE), Singapore and Shanghai (People’s Republic of China).