Kuwait’s NAS & UAE’s GJT to offer maintenance services at DXB, SHJ

By Amirtha P S, Desk Reporter
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National Aviation Services (NAS), Kuwait-based fastest-growing aviation services provider in emerging markets, has partnered with Global Jet Technic (GJT), a UAE-based aircraft maintenance organization, to offer best-in-class line maintenance services to airlines at the two international airports in Dubai and Sharjah.

Through the partnership agreement, NAS will offer comprehensive line maintenance services approved under the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification.

With a presence in more than 55 airports across the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, NAS has been serving over 100 airline customers across its network, including five of the world’s top ten airlines as well as key aviation hubs. The services include ground handling, passenger handling, ramp, engineering and line maintenance, alongside lounge management, meet and assist services, innovative technology solutions, travel solutions and aviation training.

Lukas Skorupa
Lukas Skorupa
Group CCO – NAS

“We are delighted to collaborate with Global Jet Technic who is known for quality and reliability. NAS offers high-quality systems and procedures on par with the best international standards that include the latest Safety Management Systems. With NAS’s record of accomplishments, GJT is the perfect partner for us to deliver our line maintenance services to airlines in Dubai and Sharjah. We look forward to working together and delivering quality, excellence and safety to ensure a seamless experience for airline customers.”

GJT, approved by the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) currently operates line maintenance stations at Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Sharjah International Airport (SHJ) in the UAE. GJT’s capabilities include handling a wide range of aircraft types. 

Capt. Khamis Al Kaabi, Chairman, of GJT stated, “In line with the vision of GJT to expand outside the UAE and bring its quality services and technical expertise to customers in the region, GJT is partnering with NAS, to tap into the potential that the wide network NAS can provide.”

GJT and NAS will offer standard pre-flight inspections, daily and weekly checks for a variety of aircraft. NAS contributes its experience and expertise in line maintenance while GJT will offer local line maintenance proficiency, airport facilities and resources.

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