UTC Aerospace Systems extends long term C.A.R.E. agreement with All Nippon
Airways for maintenance support on Boeing 787
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 16, 2014
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW --UTC
Aerospace Systems has extended its Comprehensive Accessory Repair and Exchange
(C.A.R.E.) program with All Nippon Airways to provide repair services and
asset management for the airline's Boeing 787 fleet expansion until 2021. UTC
Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).
The extended C.A.R.E. program now includes total repair and inventory support
services for a total of 66 Boeing 787 aircraft, including the B787-8 and
B787-9. Products supported under the agreement include air management
systems, electric power generator and start system, emergency power system,
primary and remote power distribution systems and auxiliary power control
systems accessories.The original C.A.R.E. program started in 2011 and covered
All Nippon Airways' first 50 B787 aircraft.
"We are delighted that All Nippon Airways has seen the value in our C.A.R.E.
program over the past few years and chosen to expand the maintenance program
to cover its growing 787 fleet," said Raffaele Virgili, vice president of
Customer Service for UTC Aerospace Systems. "Our C.A.R.E. program offers a
unique, cost-effective option for parts management and world-class repair
capability. It's one more way in which UTC Aerospace Systems works to provide
customers like All Nippon Airways with proactive solutions and best-in-class
"We are pleased to expand our relationship with UTC Aerospace Systems for the
support of our 787 family of aircraft, and we look forward to the future
success of this important program," said Akihiko Miura, general manager of
Material Management, Engines and Components for All Nippon Airways.
UTC Aerospace Systems designs, manufactures and services integrated systems
and components for the aerospace and defense industries. UTC Aerospace Systems
supports a global customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and
customer service facilities.
United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, provides high
technology products and services to the building and aerospace industries.
SOURCE UTC Aerospace Systems
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