Air Works receives the prestigious Aviation Week ‘Leading Independent MRO of the Year 2011’ award
14 Apr 2011
Air Works has received the prestigious Aviation Week award for the ‘Leading independent MRO of 2011’. The award was presented to Air Works during Aviation Week MRO America Conference and Exhibition in Miami, USA on April 12, 2011.
Air Works has been selected to receive this award for its significant progress in building quality and brand awareness over the last one year. The Aviation Week MRO of the Year Awards honours the best MRO and aftermarket entities around the world for value-adding achievements and innovations. Aviation Week’s awards are recognized as the most coveted awards in the aviation industry. These awards were conceived more than 50 years ago to recognize the extraordinary achievements of individuals and teams in aerospace, aviation and defense.
Air Works is the only third party MRO in India with an EASA Part 145 certification. Air Works has constantly been focusing on enhancing capabilities through accreditations and services to make the company a one- stop shop for all aircraft maintenance work. Commenting on this milestone achievement, Vivek Gour, Managing Director, Air Works said; “Air Works receiving the leading independent MRO of the year award is phenomenal. This award is a huge achievement and recognition of our contribution to the Indian MRO industry.”
Echoing his sentiment, Ravi Menon, Executive Director, Air Works said; “This accolade not only recognizes our world class operational best practices and the high quality of our services, it also acknowledges the potential of the Indian MRO industry.”
Air Works, in the last one year, has added a whole new service line of aircraft painting and refurbishment services through the acquisition of Air Livery. It also entered into a JV with Scandinavian Avionics to offer complete turn-keyavionics solutions to customers in India and the subcontinent.