Standard Aero receives AMO for ERJ 135/145
Feb. 24, 2011, Quebec City, Que. - Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (DATS) is pleased to announce it has received its Approved Maintenance Organisation (AMO) Certificate from Transport Canada for the ERJ 135/145 regional jet, and was recently awarded its first contract covering a total of 8 aircraft with a U.S. regional airline.
“This contract award from a major US regional operator is a significant win for DATS,” commented Remy St-Martin, DATS VP Commercial Services. “We look forward to strengthening our relationship with this customer and extending the agreement to cover additional aircraft beyond this initial award.”
In addition to the ERJ 135/145, Discovery Air Technical Services holds Transport Canada approvals for the DASH-8, Boeing 737 and SAAB 340 aircraft, and will soon add additional aircraft types to its catalog of capabilities. DATS’ Quebec City maintenance facility provides a wide range of capabilities including welding, avionics, engineering, machining, heat treatment, composite and sheet metal repairs.