Moog Announces Contract With Scoot for Long Term Support of Moog Flight Control Systems on Fleet of 787 Aircraft
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) and Scoot Pte Ltd., a subsidiary of Singapore Airlines, signed a 12 year exclusive contract for comprehensive support of the Moog Flight Control Systems on Scoot’s fleet of Boeing 787 aircraft. The program will include maintenance and inventory support via Moog’s strategically selected worldwide stocking locations, giving Scoot 24/7 access to spares no matter where their aircraft are located.
Moog, the provider of both primary and high lift flight control systems on the 787, recently launched an entirely new suite of aftermarket support solutions. The Moog Total Support program is aimed at providing airlines with a comprehensive range of services for Moog products, including inventory and maintenance support.
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“We are delighted that Scoot selected the Moog Total Support program for long term logistics and maintenance of our products on their fleet of 787’s,” said Kate Schaefer, Moog's General Manager for Commercial Aircraft Services. “This contract will give Scoot the maximum in flexibility and financial security while maintaining the strong engineering connections that have existed between Moog and Singapore Airlines Group for many years. We look forward to supporting Scoot with an unparalleled level of in-country support.”
Scoot is a Singapore based long-haul budget airline launched in 2012. It operates medium and long haul flights between Singapore and Sydney, Gold Coast, Bangkok, Taipei, Tokyo, Tianjin, Shenyang, Nanjing, Qingdao, Seoul, Hong Kong and Perth. Scoot will take delivery of its first 787 in November 2014, of which 20 are on firm order.
Source : Moog Inc. - view original press release