Southwest chooses iAero Thrust as MRO partner

DALLAS, TEXASThe US carrier Southwest Airlines chooses iAero Thrust as the MRO partner.
iAero is Phoenix-based engine maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) and test provider focused on the CFM56 engine line.



Southwest Airlines currently operates over 700 Boeing 737 Next Generation (NG) aircraft.

The new arrangement includes iAero Thrust providing on-demand hospital repair, on-wing support, and test services over the next three years supporting Southwest Airlines' Boeing 737-700 NG fleet engine maintenance operations across their network.

"We are honored to be chosen by Southwest Airlines to support their fleet engine maintenance programs and overall continued growth," said Robert Caputo, Chief Executive Officer of iAero Group. 

"serving this leading airline is a testament to our team building out and executing our CFM56 MRO and test capabilities over the past year," Caputo added.
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