GE Aviation has opened a new service centre in Brisbane, Australia to support customers in the Asia-Pacific.
The centre - located at Brisbane Airport - supports avionics, flight management, electrical power, Dowty propellors and other systems on aircraft types such as the Boeing 737 and 787, De Havilland Canada Dash-8 Q400, and Fokker F-50, says GE Aviation.
It will also provide support for Lockheed Martin C-130J and Leonardo C-27J tactical transports operated by the Royal Australian Air Force.
The centre represents and investment of $8 million.
“A key part of GE Aviation’s global customer services network, this truly world-class facility offers cutting-edge technology and highly skilled technicians at a one-stop shop for aviation customers from across the Asia-Pacific region,” says GE Australia Country head Sam Maresh.
“We are delighted to mark a new chapter in our Australian operations and our near two-decade relationship with Brisbane Airport with the opening of a leading aviation servicing facility that creates fresh opportunities for GE Aviation.”