ICBC Leasing Selects Rockwell Collins Avionics for up to 42 Airbus A320s
Singapore Airshow 2012
SINGAPORE -- February 14, 2012
China-based ICBC Leasing has selected a comprehensive suite of Rockwell
Collins’ communication, navigation and surveillance avionics as baseline for
up to 42 new Airbus A320 aircraft. Deliveries of these aircraft are expected
to commence later this year.
A signing ceremony to commemorate the agreement was held today at the 2012
“ICBC Leasing is pleased to select Rockwell Collins as its baseline supplier,”
said Tao Mei, Executive Vice President of ICBC Leasing. “This will strengthen
our position as a provider of reliable and flexible fleet solutions for our
global customer base.”
“This is the first time that ICBC Leasing is bringing a baseline package of
our avionics to their customers, including our most advanced weather radar –
MultiScan™, and the GLU-925 Multimode Receiver,” said Colin Mahoney, vice
president, Sales & Marketing for Commercial Systems at Rockwell Collins. “This
technology plays an important role in increasing the safety and efficiency of
air traffic operations in this regions’ evolving airspace.”
Rockwell Collins has strategically located service centers in China that can
cost-effectively support and service its avionics on ICBCL’s fleet.
Rockwell Collins is the leading provider of air transport aircraft avionics in
the Asia Pacific region. The company’s avionics are present across a wide
range of airlines, including forward fit positions with original equipment
manufacturers COMAC and Mitsubishi.
About ICBC Leasing
ICBC Financial Leasing is a wholly owned subsidiary of Industrial and
Commercial Bank of China. ICBC Leasing focuses on three business lines -
aviation, shipping and large-ticket equipment. ICBC Leasing has become a
pioneer and market leader in the financial leasing industry since its
inception in November 2007. With the strong cooperation of its business
partners, ICBC Leasing forges ahead with a global vision to build on a
market-oriented culture and to offer innovative, tailor-made solutions and
professional services. ICBC Leasing owns and manages 72 modern aircraft and
has 42 Airbus A320 family and 45 Comac C919 on order as of January 31, 2012.
To find out more, please visit www.icbcleasing.com.
About Rockwell Collins
Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) is a pioneer in the development and deployment of
innovative communication and aviation electronic solutions for both commercial
and government applications. Our expertise in flight deck avionics, cabin
electronics, mission communications, information management, and simulation
and training is delivered by 20,000 employees, and a global service and
support network that crosses 27 countries. To find out more, please visit
Pam Tvrdy (on site at Singapore Airshow Stand Q79)
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