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15:27 | Oct 13 | 2014

Airline "Yakutia" has received the certificate on foreign aircraft maintenance

 "Yakutia" has received approval to perform maintenance of aircrafts of foreign manufacture, according to the requirements of OTAR-145. Now the airline is authorized to operational services, inspection and defect rectification of such aircrafts as Boeing 737- 600, 700, 800, 900 and Boeing 757 -200.

September 22-24 “Bureau Veritas” audited continuous airworthiness management of Airline "Yakutia" for confirmation the accordance with stated requirements BDCA OTAR145. "Bureau Veritas" - is a recognized worldwide standard for quality management systems in the aviation industry. The Company has certified over 80,000 organizations in more than 100 countries.

During the system preparation for the certification the Company had carried out a large amount of preliminary work. Engineering staff received additional theoretical and practical training in leading European and Russian centers approved by EASA. The Company purchased the necessary additional equipment, hangar facilities were updated according to the international requirements of Human Factors.

Sergey EVSIKOV, Head of plans and operations division of Airline “Yakutia” comments:

-      Our Company is fully prepared to carry out independent aircraft maintenance of Boeing 757 and 737 NG. Skills and professionalism of our engineers and technicians have been highly appreciated by other technical organizations, under the patronage of which they were allowed to self-maintenance of aircrafts. In the near future we are going to increase the range of our work and get the OTAR-145 certificate for Bombardier Dach-8 Q-400 and Q-300, the familiarization of which is now underway.

Bureau Veritas Certification is known as a symbol of commitment to quality, sustainability and reliability. Before getting the BDCA OTAR-145 certificate, line maintenance of foreign aircrafts was carried out by Iceland Technical Services, Vostok Technical Services.

Thus, Airline ”Yakutia” is implementing the process of improving performance by reducing the cost of services in order to improve transport mobility and modernization of air transport force of Yakutia.

Source: Press service of Airline “Yakutia”