KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia AirAsia X Bhd has entered into a Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) service contract with Safran Landing Systems Singapore, and covering the complete overhaul, repair services for 24 landing gears of Airbus A330 aircraft.

In a statement today, AirAsia X said the first scheduled service would be ministered by Safran Landing Systems MRO facility in Singapore, and the contract would run from 2018 to 2025.

It said Safran Landing Systems Singapore is currently commissioned to provide MRO services for landing gears of 32 Airbus A320 aircraft for the airline's short haul affiliate.Thus, the new contract would bring the total contracted aircraft with AirAsia Group to 56.

Source: NAM News Network