A J WALTER AVIATION TO PROVIDE POOL INVENTORY SUPPORT
FOR VOLARIS FLEET OF A320s
A J Walter Aviation, the inventory management specialist, to support up to fifty four A320s for the Mexican airline, Volaris. The Company has formed a strategic power-by-the-hour alliance with Aveos, the Montreal based repair and maintenance facility, to deliver an advanced integrated inventory solution that will maximise the efficiency of the Volaris fleet which is expanding from twenty one to fifty four aircraft over the next few years.
This new inventory solution is seen by Volaris as a fundamental part of its business focus ensuring it can reach its operational goals of on-time performance and maintenance reliability. AJW will manage $25m of pool stock located in Memphis and Miami.
AJW is the largest independent supplier of A320 spares worldwide and has the experience and resources to service the Volaris contract with confidence. Boris Wolstenholme, Commercial Director for A J Walter, outlines the Company’s approach: “We have always strived to achieve the highest standards and this contract will demonstrate that we are the best at what we do. We have agreed special performance procedures with Aveos and Volaris to locate and dispatch spares in the shortest possible time. The infrastructure is in place for a contract of this scale and we have a knowledgeable team who understand exemplary service delivery.
“This contract, combined with our strategic alliance with Aveos, will be the platform to expand AJW’s pooling and logistics solution into the Americas and Canada. It is our aim to demonstrate to customers how streamlining MRO and spares operations can deliver robust and dependable support to improve airlines’ profitability and reputation.”
A J Walter Aviation, London, was established in 1932 and awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in 2002. The Company specialises in the supply, repair and lease of commercial aircraft spare parts; aircraft inventory management; power-by-the-hour; consignment stock; global 24 hour AOG; aviation component maintenance and overhaul; logistics and cost-effective freight management. www.ajw-aviation.com