New Delhi, 25 September 2019–Vistara, India’s full-service carrier and a joint venture of Tata Sons
and Singapore Airlines, has signed a long-term contract to partner with Airbus
for their Flight Hour Services - Tailored SupportPackage (FHS-TSP). The
contract will cover engineering and maintenance for 62aircraft, including 23existing
The FHS-TSP contract provides integrated and
guaranteed services ranging from the supply and repair of components to the
manufacturer’s unique Fleet Technical Management service. An on-site Airbus
team will supportthe daily maintenance activities, including spares,
warehousing and engineering to ensurethe highest standards of aircraft
technical dispatch and operations.
Under the agreement, Airbus will offer its
expertise in the areas of maintenance, engineering, reliability and supply chain
management. Airbus will ensure a) timely availability of spare parts b)
maintenance planning c) compliance with airworthiness advisories as well as
technical records on all aircraft.
“Weare delighted to announce the partnership
with Airbus to avail the advantages of their TSP programme.Vistara is committed
to the highest standards of operational efficiency and innovation and the
adoption of this service is part of our continual efforts to maximise customer
satisfaction,” said Sisira Kanta Dash, Senior Vice President - Engineering, Vistara.
Services’combined aircraft engineering capabilities, expertise in maintenance
operations and data analytics know-how will help Vistara to increase its
competitiveness and secure its operations.This contract also reaffirms our commitmentto
expanding and deepening our Airbus Services footprint in India,” said Rémi
Maillard, Head of Airbus Services.
provides a host of material and maintenance services, which go from initial provisioning
and on-request solutions by Satair, Airbus’ 100% subsidiary, to ‘all-in-one’
solutions with material management, maintenance operations and engineering
solutions through FHS-TSP. Leveraging Skywise’s digital platform capabilities,
the latest applications optimizing aircraft availability include real-time health monitoring and predictive maintenance.
Airbus is a global
leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2018 it generated
revenues of € 64 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus
offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. Airbus is also a
European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as
well as one of the world’s leading space companies. In helicopters, Airbus
provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.