UTC Aerospace Systems has formed a partnership with VAS Aero Services aimed at improving the availability of parts for customers.
According to Ajay Agrawal, vice president, aftermarket at UTC Aerospace Systems, the contract between the company and the aftermarket services and logistics provider will give customers more comprehensive, cost-effective options for servicing mature aircraft through an increased inventory totalling nearly one million components.
“As a leading OEM, we’re in the best position to help our customers receive aftermarket aircraft parts that are certified to meet our exacting quality standards,” he said.
UTC said that by having access to VAS Aero Services’ inventory of parts will also lead to improved cost savings and efficiencies.
Tommy Hughes, CEO, VAS Aero Services, added: “Our unique understanding of supply and demand for new and used serviceable parts, in addition to our worldwide distribution capabilities, will help us to provide the product and geographic reach required to deliver tangible value to customers.”