Cooperation with KAEMS
Lufthansa Technical Training (LTT) and Korea Aviation Engineering & Maintenance Service Ltd (KAEMS) have signed a contract for the aircraft maintenance type training of KAEMS aviation engineers at the Singapore Airshow on 11th February 2020. KAEMS' aviation engineers will be trained and qualified by LTT instructors from the Lufthansa Technical Training Philippines branch (LTTP). Upon successful completion of the training, KAEMS engineers will receive an EASA Part-66 license to maintain KAEMS' A320 customer aircraft fleets.
Harald Schween, Head of Sales, Key Account Management & Marketing, said, "Lufthansa Technical Training is delighted to support Korea Aviation Engineering & Maintenance Service in the build-up of capabilities for maintenance of its customer fleets in Korea and beyond. This new cooperation further affirms LTT's strong presence in Asia."
Cho Youn Ki, CEO of KAEMS added, "It will be a great milestone for KAEMS' further development. By adding A320F, KAEMS can provide MRO service for all narrow body aircraft types operated in Korea. Thanks to the world-class training service, KAEMS can expand its business area not only by aircraft type but also region. KAEMS is ready to satisfy customer's needs with high quality service."
About Korea Aviation Engineering & Maintenance Service Ltd
Korea Aviation Engineering & Maintenance Service Ltd (KAEMS), founded in July 2018, is the only MRO company designated by the government. Its major shareholders are Korea Aerospace Industries, Ltd. and Korea Airports Corporation. The business arena is MRO of commercial jets; currently B737NG, military aircraft such as F16 and P-3CK, and helicopters KUH and EC-225. Its main customers are Korea LCC, Korea Government and Korea Army. KAEMS has already achieved required certificates such as Korea MOLIT AMO, FAA FAR Part 145 and AS 9100 series.
About Lufthansa Technical Training GmbH
Lufthansa Technical Training develops customized solutions including the selection, training and deployment of staff for businesses and staff in the aviation industry. Lufthansa Technical Training Philippines, LTD. is a subsidiary of Lufthansa Technical Training. It focuses on training in accordance with the regulations of EASA and the Philippines Air Transportation Office. From basic training and type training to specialized seminars, LTTP has a wide range of courses on offer. Courses take place in the modern training facilities at the headquarters in Manila and, as needed, on customer premises.