3 HNA Group subsidiaries sign V-Services agreement

Three of HNA Group´s subsidiaries have signed a V-Services Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA) to maintain its fleet of 46 V2500® engines, the company said.

The agreement is for three of HNA Group´s subsidiaries: West Air, Beijing Capital and Tianjin Airlines. The V2500 engine is offered through IAE International Aero Engines AG, a multinational aero engine consortium whose shareholders comprise Pratt & Whitney (NYSE: UTX), Pratt & Whitney Aero Engines International GmbH, Japanese Aero Engines Corporation and MTU Aero Engines.

China-based conglomerate HNA Group has a fleet of over 820 aircraft, with nearly 700 domestic and international routes, flying to over 200 cities, and serving 77.4 million passengers annually.

Pratt & Whitney designs, manufactures and services aircraft engines and auxiliary power units.