HAECO has opened a new component MRO facility in Xiamen, China. The site, known as HAECO Component Overhaul, is a 1,500sq-m component MRO workshop with technical capabilities on hydraulic, mechanical, avionic and pneumatic systems across the Airbus and Boeing commercial fleets. More than 400 part numbers are covered at the facility, and the company hopes to reach 1,200 by the end of 2014. It operates under EASA approval, and is awaiting approval from the FAA and the Civil Aviation Administration of China. The company employs 77 technicians at the site.