The ExecuJet Aviation Group and Tianjin Haite have formed a Joint Venture agreement to launch a full service business aircraft maintenance and management company in China.
ExecuJet Haite Aviation Services China Co. Ltd will be based at Tianjin Binhai Airport and will offer aircraft management and maintenance services, to be expanded in due course to include a Fixed Base Operation (FBO).
The MRO facility, which is due for completion in August 2011, will encompass a 6,000 sq m facility capable of housing two large and three smaller aircraft simultaneously. ExecuJet will obtain a Chinese Part 135 Aircraft Operating Certificate (AOC) and a Part 145 maintenance certificate and expects to initially maintain in excess of 40 business aircraft annually. The company will initially employ approximately 50 personnel to operate the facility which will be operated to ExecuJet’s high standards of customer service and quality.