Jet Aviation Exclusive MRO for Art Aviation
Jet Aviation and Vienna-based Art Aviation have reached an agreement whereby Jet Aviation will serve as the exclusive maintenance provider for Art Aviation’s fleet of aircraft. Founded in 2012, Art Aviation operates two Bombardier Global XRSs, two Global 6000s, a Boeing BBJ1 and a Dassault Falcon 900EX and Falcon 7X. Jet Aviation will provide scheduled base maintenance from its facilities in Basel or Geneva and line maintenance from its Moscow Vnukovo facility. With offices in both Vienna and Moscow, Art Aviation offers full management and commercial operation of corporate jets, continuing airworthiness management, charter flights, and aircraft sales and acquisitions. “Jet Aviation has invested in long-standing relationships with the various OEMs to facilitate our ongoing training with new technologies, as well as ready access to parts,” said Stefan Benz, vice president of Jet Aviation’s MRO and FBO operations, EMEA and Asia. Jet Aviation Moscow Vnukovo and Bombardier have an agreement to maintain an inventory of critical parts at the Moscow facility to help reduce aircraft downtime for Bombardier owners and operators in Russia, particularly during AOG events.