Rockwell Collins Inks Service Pact With Airbus for Singapore Airlines A330s

(Cedar Rapids, Iowa, November 18, 2008) -- Rockwell Collins has been selected by Airbus to provide its Dispatch Program for Singapore Airlines to maintain its future fleet of 19 leased A330 aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in January 2009. The Dispatch Program combines industry leading repair cycle times with spares ownership and reliable on-wing performance to deliver guaranteed availability. Rockwell Collins' total life cycle service solution includes spares management, distribution, component repair and overhaul, and component reliability improvements. Dispatch Program customers realize guaranteed dispatch ability and revenue savings through this easy-to-use program. "Through this agreement, Rockwell Collins will provide a customized service program for Airbus," said Ken Estelle, vice president and general manager of Technical Service Solutions for Rockwell Collins. "Through Rockwell Collins' program of owning and managing spares on-site, we will help Airbus reduce operating cost and improve overall efficiency."

Source: Rockwell Collins
Date: Nov 19, 2008