AAR expands regional jet program support with component repair contract with BAE

AAR (NYSE: AIR), an Illinois-based provider of aviation services to commercial airlines and governments, has announced the expansion of its Component Repair and overhaul services with BAE Systems Regional Aircraft to include a wider range of components for its regional jet support programs, the company said.

AAR began executing on the Component Repair contract in January 2019, and following strong operational performance, signed a service expansion agreement in September to cover additional components. The scope of services focuses on BAE Systems´ out-of-production regional aircraft, utilizing AAR´s proven expertise in legacy platform component repair.

The services for the BAE Systems agreement are performed out of AAR´s Component Repair facility in Amsterdam.

AAR is a global aerospace and defense aftermarket solutions company that employs more than 6,000 people in over 20 countries. AAR supports commercial and government customers through two operating segments: Aviation Services and Expeditionary Services.