13
October
2008
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18:58
Europe/Amsterdam

Kuehne + Nagel to provide Monarch Aircraft Engineering with airfreight services

Monarch Aircraft Engi­neering Ltd (MAEL), the technical arm of Monarch Airline, has selected Kuehne + Nagel as its new partner for the movement of spare parts and aircraft equipment world-wide.

Under the agreement, Kuehne + Nagel will provide MAEL with air transportation and courier services ranging from inbound and outbound courier, domestic deliveries and collections, urgent and critical door-to-door service, aircraft on ground (AOG) services to dangerous goods by air.

MAEL will benefit from utilising Kuehne + Nagel’s considerable experience in the aviation environment through the unique and award winning “Supply the Sky” solutions. This integrated range of logistics services for the aerospace and aviation industry, which covers the entire life cycle of an aircraft, is tailor-made to meet each customer’s high demands.

David Websdale, Head of Logistics at MAEL, comments, “We firmly believe that by working in partnership with Kuehne + Nagel, we will be able to provide an even more reliable service to our customers at a significantly reduced cost.”

Peter Ulber, Chief Executive of Kuehne + Nagel North West Europe adds, “We are excited to be working in collaboration with MAEL. This contract further emphasises our ability to fulfil the be-spoke and critical requirements of the aviation industry.”