Spairliners and HOP! enter bilateral agreement for the extended Component Support of HOP!'s E-Jet fleet of 32 aircraft.
Hamburg, July 25, 2019 – Spairliners GmbH and HOP! have extended their business relationship by signing a long-term contract for the comprehensive Component Support of HOP!'s E-Jet fleet. HOP! currently operates a fleet of 15 Embraer E170 and 11 Embraer E190. During the next two years HOP! will add an additional six brand new E190 to its fleet and will then operate 32 E-Jet aircraft. This contract includes a dedicated on-site stock for HOP!'s exclusive use in Paris- Charles de Gaulle, improved logistic processes and a customized and automated IT-interface. Spairliners will provide its Component Services from its pool location in Paris.
"We are very glad that we have been selected by HOP! as their preferred Component Support Supplier for their E-Jet fleet and we are looking forward to further strengthen our already close relationship. Spairliners' main goal is to provide highly reliable, cost efficient and qualitative services to our customers and we are very happy to prove once more that we are a competent and reliable partner and HOP! continues to trust us in the future." Cornelius Dalm, Head of Sales, Account Management and Marketing states.
"We are very happy to enter into a direct contract relationship with Spairliners and look forward to support our operations to the best possible level via the highly customized product and efficient setup of Spairliners." Sylvain Fagot, Engineering & Maintenance Director of HOP! adds.
HOP! is a subsidiary airline of the AIR FRANCE Group. It is now one of the first European regional airlines with the ambition of becoming the reference company for inter-regional journeys in France and Europe, and to be a committed player in economic and tourism development of the regions served.
By adding 7 new E-Jet, HOP! is going to operate a modern fleet of 57 aircrafts of 70 and 100 seats (25 CRJ and 32 E-Jet) in the coming months.
Spairliners GmbH was founded in 2005 as an equally split joint venture between Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance and Lufthansa Technik and located with its headquarters in Hamburg, Germany. The company offers component services for the Airbus A380 and the Embraer E-Jet Family, comprising of the E170/175 and E190/195 series. Its multiple services are provided from a single source and combined with engineering expertise. These include component access, home base stock lease, stand-alone repair, and assets optimization as well as tooling. As a market leader in Integrated Component Care, Spairliners is a trusted and proven supplier to world-renowned airlines such as, Qantas, Malaysia Airlines, KLM Cityhopper, HOP! and Lufthansa CityLine. The company operates logistic hubs in Paris, Frankfurt, Singapore, Miami and Munich. For further information, please visit: www.spairliners.com.