WOW air chooses Safran NacelleLife for Airbus A320neo family jetliners

Safran Nacelles has signed a contract with WOW air to provide repair and maintenance support for engine nacelles on the Icelandic airline´s growing fleet of Airbus A320neo-series jetliners, the company said.

The five-year agreement covers repair services and spares pool access for WOW air fleet of Airbus A320neo family jetliners, which are powered by CFM* LEAP-1A engines.

These capabilities are part of the unscheduled maintenance phase in the new NacelleLifeTM support offering, which provides complete coverage during the operating life of Safran Nacelles´ jet engine nacelle systems. NacelleLifeTM ensures responsive, cost effective and high-quality services that keep airliners in operational condition while minimizing repair costs.

WOW air currently operates one A320neo and an A321neo, with the fleet of Airbus neo (New Engine Option) jetliners covered by Safran Nacelles´ support services.

Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defense markets.

Safran Nacelles is a world leader for aircraft nacelles, with over 20,800 devices in service, and over 125,000 flight hours per day. The company is active in all segments of the market, from regional jets and corporate aircraft to the largest airliners.

WOW air offers low fares and a modern fleet with the lowest emissions. As of spring 2018, the airline will service 38 destinations across Europe and North America including Dublin, London, Paris, Berlin, Copenhagen and Tel Aviv.