RUAG opens regional component repair centre at the International Aerospace Centre in Subang, Malaysia

The official opening of the new RUAG Aviation component repair centre in Subang, Malaysia, confirms the aircraft provider’s commitment to the region.

18th Nov 2016


RUAG opens regional component repair centre at the International Aerospace Centre in Subang, Malaysia


Emmen, Switzerland and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 17 November 2016. The official opening of the new RUAG Aviation component repair centre in Subang, Malaysia, confirms the
aircraft provider’s commitment to the region. The centre serves the company’s position as a
component services hub for aviation customers and OEMs in Asia. The announcement of
the opening follows on a successful audit and European Safety Agency (EASA) Part 145
approval.


The opening formalises and confirms RUAG Aviation in its role as an established supplier, life
cycle support provider and integrator of systems and components for civil and military aviation
based in Malaysia serving the Asia region. Through this investment it reinforces the company’s
commitment to the Malaysian aerospace industry and further develops the technical capabilities
usinglocal workforce engaging in effective knowledge sharing and skills.


RUAG Aviation Malaysia is establishing this new centre to provide maintenance, repair and
overhaul (MRO) services for aircraft components. “To fulfil our customer expectations in the region
we closely cooperate with them and partner with selected OEMs“, said David Jones, General
Manager of RUAG Aviation Malaysia. “The successful audit by the Swiss Federal Office of Civil
Aviation (FOCA) combined with EASA Part 145 approval affirms and supports our objective to
become the partner of choice” .


As an experienced provider of full life cycle support on both civil and military aircraft, RUAG
Aviation offers a comprehensive portfolio of aviation services. It maintains an extensive network of
aviation partners both within Asia and worldwide. “This engagement is strongly enhancing and
strengthening the Malaysian aviation industry with reliable and fast turnaround times to high Swiss
quality standards”, said Stephan Jezler, Senior Vice President RUAG Aviation International.


“Together with our well established Australian facility this new MRO centre will also strengthen our
network in the region to better support customers”. Proven MRO capabilities on aircraft from the
world’s leading OEMs, have established RUAG Aviation as a trusted and reliable partner for
aircraft operators in the international market.
 

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