ATS COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF AIRBUS A321 FOR TEARDOWN, ACTIVITY LED BY ITS RANGER ASSET MANAGEMENT UNIT

December 16, 2020

ATS furthers plan to help airlines progress pandemic recovery strategies

Everett, Washington (December 16, 2020) ― ATS (Aviation Technical Services) today announced it is taking delivery of an Airbus A321, complete with IAE V2500 engines, at its heavy maintenance and modification facility in Kansas City, Missouri. ATS, an award-winning provider of airframe MRO and component support services, will leverage the experience of its Ranger Asset Management division to oversee the related teardown activities.

“Our most recent acquisition of an Airbus A321 is a continuation of our long-term strategy to use our capabilities across heavy maintenance, component repair, and engineering solutions to support our customers’ operational needs,” stated Brian Olsen, ATS President of Component and Engineering Solutions. “We are confident that the aviation industry will rebound, and with this investment, we are positioning to be ready for our customers when it does.”

Following on the heels of a successful Boeing 767 teardown, the ATS Ranger team will place targeted A321 and V2500 removal parts with ATS internal component repair shops in the Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW), TX and Everett, WA areas to ensure readiness for customer use when needed.  ATS will utilize its Ranger Air DFW location to manage the removals, including related component sales, inventory management, distribution and AOG activity.

About ATS:

For 50 years, ATS has been providing industry-leading, comprehensive MRO and support services for commercial and military aircraft. We are focused on making the MRO process better through reducing span times, increasing mechanic efficiency, improving airline operational performance, and lowering overall costs through maintenance prevention strategies.

ATS offerings include:

  • Airframe Services: Heavy maintenance and modification
  • Component Repair: Providing repair and rotable exchange options for accessories, composites, electrical and fuel components, flight control surfaces, hydraulics, pneumatics and structures
  • Engineering Solutions: PMA parts, STC offerings, as well as design and repair engineering
  • Ranger Asset Management: Component part sales, consignment, and inventory distribution services available for virtually every commercial airframe and engine platform. Also includes asset acquisition and teardown activities

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Contacts:

ATS

Sherry Cole Bergstrom

Director of Marketing, PR and Communications

+1 425 423 3037

sherry.bergstrom@atsmro.com