APS to partner Malaysia Airlines for new overhaul and repair centre

KUALA LUMPUR : US company Aircraft Propeller Service LLC (APS) will partner Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAS) to have its overhaul and repair centre for  turboprop propellers in Kuala Lumpur to serve the Asia Pacific region, said MAS chief operating officer Peter Bellew.

This is first for AP region and to be based at MAS maintenance and repairs operations (MRO) centre at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA).

This is also the first such venture by APS outside of Europe, North America and South America.

Bellew says APS is a world leader in repairing propeller blades.

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