LATAM Airlines Group has signed an agreement with financing and asset management company RB Capital to build a maintenance hangar at Sao Paulo Guarulhos airport.

The 65,000m² (699,400ft²) hangar will be inaugurated in the second half of 2018, says the Santiago-based airline group which is investing R130 million ($40.3 million) in the hangar.

The line maintenance facility will be capable of servicing seven widebody aircraft at the same time, including the Airbus A350 and Boeing 767, 777 and 787. Alternatively, it can service up to 19 Airbus A320 family aircraft simultaneously.

Source: Cirium Dashboard