Saab Aviocomp wins a 200 MSEK deal with Skyways Express, Sweden
26 February 2002
The agreement signed for five years, with an approximate financial value
of 200 MSEK, further enhances the Saab Aviocomp character as a dedicated
service supplier to regional airlines.
The deal covers component repair and overhaul services, component
engineering as well as material supply and logistics services for the
airline's fleet of EMB 145, Saab 340 and Fokker 50. The Fokker 50
program is a joint venture with SAS Component in Denmark.
Jan-Ingvar Johansson, the President of Saab Aviocomp, underlines that he
is very pleased that Saab Aviocomp has been entrusted with the task of
supporting the major part of Skyways' aircraft types.
Skyways Express is the leading regional airline in Sweden with more than
one million passenger per year. Year 2000/2001 Skyways was gold awarded
as "The Regional Airline of the year" in Europe .
Further to the EMB 145 this means a real break through for Saab
Aviocomp's recently launched and high potential component service
concept for that topmodern type of regional aircraft as well as its
Saab Aviocomp AB is active in the maintenance and repair of components
for regional aircraft. Customers consist of a large number of airline
companies around the world.
Saab is one of the world's leading high-technology companies, with its
main operations focusing on defence, aviation and space. The group
covers a broad spectrum of competence and capabilities in systems
For further information, please contact:
Jan-Ingvar Johansson, President, Saab Phone: +46 13 231456
+46 70572 3239
Director Product Support & Sales, Saab Phone: +46 13 231466
+46 70513 3611
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