Collins Aerospace signs 12-year service agreement to provide support to Singapore Airlines’ 787 fleet
- Agreement covers avionics and communication equipment
- 12-year agreement marks the continuation of long-standing relationship between SIA and Collins Aerospace
SINGAPORE (Feb. 10, 2020) – Collins Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has entered into a long-term agreement to support Singapore Airlines’ (SIA) fleet of Boeing B787 aircraft through its DispatchSM flight hour program. Dispatch guarantees the availability of high-performance avionics and communications assets to customers around the globe.
The 12-year agreement marks the continuation of a successful relationship between SIA and Collins Aerospace. SIA will have comprehensive support that includes critical on-site spares, maintenance services including upgrades, access to Collins Aerospace’s worldwide 787 asset pools, and technical assistance.
“With thousands of aircraft covered globally, Dispatch is a proven, cost-effective solution for our customers, reducing or eliminating the need for a spares inventory, delivering quality repairs, and improving aircraft availability,” said Craig Bries, vice president and general manager, Avionics Service and Support for Collins Aerospace. “We have a longstanding relationship with SIA and we’re dedicated to providing world-class service for years to come.”
Collins Aerospace has existing service agreements that cover Singapore Airlines’ A350 fleet, SilkAir’s Boeing 737 fleet and Scoot’s Boeing 787 aircraft.
About Collins Aerospace
Collins Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together UTC Aerospace Systems and Rockwell Collins, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market. For more information, visit CollinsAerospace.com.
About United Technologies Corporation
United Technologies Corp., based in Farmington, Connecticut, provides high-technology systems and services to the building and aerospace industries. By combining a passion for science with precision engineering, the company is creating smart, sustainable solutions the world needs. For more information about the company, visit our website at www.utc.com or follow us on Twitter: @UTC.
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