Boeing providing component services for British Airways 787 Dreamliners

Boeing (NYSE: BA) said it has signed a contract with British Airways to provide component services for its 787 Dreamliner fleet.

Under the 12-year agreement, Boeing will supply British Airways 787s with a carefully selected pool of high-value parts, enabling the airline to reduce its inventory management costs while improving component availability.

Component services, part of Boeing GoldCare, offers solutions for airlines´ materials, engineering and maintenance needs. British Airways currently has eight 787s with 34 more on order, adding an additional 42 aircraft to Boeing´s growing Component Services customer base.

Boeing Commercial Aviation Services is a business unit of Boeing Commercial Airplanes, offering the aviation industry´s broadest portfolio of customer support and services to more than 12,000 airplanes worldwide, with 330 field services offices in 60 countries.