Boeing and Messier Services to Provide Extended MRO Capability

Boeing [NYSE: BA] has named Messier Services-Asia as a new Boeing Component Repair Network Service Center. Under the agreement, Messier Services-Asia will perform landing gear overhauls on Boeing MD-11 airplanes as well as overhaul services for 777 and Next-Generation 737 landing gear. This agreement is part of a new Boeing Component Repair Network Service Center program within the Component Repair and Leasing Services group aimed at reducing maintenance costs and providing faster repairs of key rotable components.

Messier Services-Asia joins an expanding network of service centers providing maintenance, repair and overhaul solutions for Boeing customers around the world including locations in Seattle; Long Beach, Calif.; and jointly owned Boeing/Hawker de Havilland Service Center in Port Melbourne, Australia.

Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, a unit of Boeing Commercial Airplanes, is a customer-focused organization. It provides products, services and integrated solutions to improve fleet utilization, reduce costs, leverage leading-edge information management, and ensure passenger well-being. The Boeing Company is the world's leading aerospace company providing products and services to customers in 145 countries.

Messier Services-Asia (MSA) provides one of the most comprehensive landing gear repair and overhaul facilities in the world. MSA houses a Landing Gear Service Centre that has repair and overhaul capabilities for a wide range of Boeing and Airbus aircraft landing gears as well as a Component & Accessory Service Centre which provides landing gear component and accessory overhaul services to support a wide range of commercial aircraft.

For further information:
Nancy Standifer
Boeing Commercial Airplanes
mobile: 206-437-4427
Tim Healy
Boeing Commercial Airplanes
office: 206-766-2116
Raymond Francis
Boeing International Communications
mobile: +65 98564997
Martin Tan
Messier Services-Asia
office: (65) 6549-9110
mobile: (65) 9780-5348
Winnie Tan
Messier Services-Asia
(65) 6549-9105