Cebu Pacific expands maintenance deal with Air France-KLM

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 08 2018 11:07 AM

MANILA -- Cebu Pacific said Thursday it expanded its support contract it Air France Industries KLM Engineering and Maintenance for its Airbus fleet.

The agreement includes 7 Airbus A321ceo and 32 A321neo and will be on top of an earlier deal for the maintenance of its A320 fleet, the Philippines largest airline said in a statement.

Maintenance work under the deal will take place partly at the Singapore Component Solutions, a joint venture between AFI KLM and Sabena Technics, Cebu Pacific said.

Cebu Pacific expects delivery of 45 brand new aircraft until 2021, including 5 Airbus A320 NEO, 6 ATR 72-600, and 32 Airbus A321 NEO, the airline said, adding its current fleet of 67 is among the world's youngest, with an average age of 5 years.