News Listings for Amman - Queen Alia International

  • Royal Jordanian returns to providing light MRO for its fleet

    News | 07 Jul 2011 13:44 | Michael Gubisch

    Royal Jordanian is planning to open a hangar for light maintenance at Amman Queen Alia International Airport at the end of 2012. The 20,500m² (220,600ft²)...
  • Start-up Space Airlines plans charters from Amman

    News | 09 Dec 2009 14:06 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <p>Middle Eastern start-up carrier Space Airlines is planning to begin operations from the Jordanian capital Amman early next year.</p><p>The carrier is planning...
  • DUBAI 2007: Niki picks JorAMCo for A320-family maintenance

    News | 13 Nov 2007 11:36

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Austrian budget carrier <span class=spelle>Niki</span> has agreed a five-year servicing deal with Jordan Aircraft Maintenance (<span class=spelle>JorAMCo</span>) covering its entire fleet.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span class=spelle>Niki</span> operates six Airbus A320-family aircraft and is expecting to take another pair next year, with more to follow under a fleet-expansion programme.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span class=spelle>JorAMCo</span> disclosed the maintenance agreement during the <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on">Dubai</st1:place></st1:City> air show today. It covers all medium and heavy airframe checks for the carrier’s jets.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:au
  • Dubai 2007: Privatisation pays for Jordanian aerospace

    News | 05 Nov 2007 13:57

    Jordan's privatisation programme, which has been running for about a decade, is widely viewed as one of the most successful in the Middle Eastern region...
  • JorAMCo expands with two new hangars

    News | 05 Nov 2007 10:40

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><st1:place w:st="on">Middle East</st1:place></st1:place> airframe overhaul specialist Jordan Aircraft Maintenance (<span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>JorAMCo</span></span>) has formally inaugurated two new hangars which will expand the company’s servicing capacity.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>The hangars at <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:PlaceName u1:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Amman Queen</st1:PlaceName></st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName u1:st="on">Alia</st1:PlaceName></st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName u1:st="on">International</st1:PlaceName></st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType u1:st="on">Airport</st1:PlaceType></st1:place></st1:PlaceType></st1:place> cover an area of 25
  • Engine specialist JALCo favours adding V2500 MRO capability

    News | 07 Sep 2007 09:38 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Middle Eastern engine maintenance company Jordan <span class=spelle>Airmotive</span> (<span class=spelle>JALCo</span>) is intending to extend its capabilities to include new <span class=spelle>powerplants</span>, with the International Aero Engines V2500 the favoured model.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span class=spelle>JALCo</span>, which is based at <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:PlaceName u1:st="on">Amman Queen</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName u1:st="on">Alia</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName u1:st="on">International</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType u1:st="on">Airport</st1:PlaceType></st1:place>, was formerly the engine overhaul specialist for Royal Jordanian Airlines before being privatised a year ago. The company is under the ownership of local investor <st1:place u1: