Metrojet gains FAA approval for Legacy and Lineage aircraft


Company is now able to perform maintenance on Legacy 600/650 and Lineage 1000 aircraft starting April 2012

Metrojet announced that the US FAA will approve Metrojet to provide maintenance for Embraer’s Legacy 600/650 and Lineage 1000 aircraft series in April 2012.

In November 2011, Embraer has authorised Metrojet to be its first service centre in Greater China to provide maintenance for both Legacy 600/650 and Lineage 1000 series. “I’m delighted that US FAA has granted this approval to Metrojet. This reaffirms Metrojet’s leadership position in aircraft maintenance and we will continue to deliver best in class services to our customers.” said BjÓ§rn NÓ“f, chief executive of Metrojet.