The Lithuanian aviation business group Avia Solutions Group (ASG) has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Tajikistan`s national airline TAJIK AIR.
The Lithuanian company will provide the Tajik airline with the integrated solutions and will help in changing their aircraft fleet to the Western type aircraft, providing MRO services and carrying out technical and crew training.
"Our successful cooperation with the Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian, and Kazakh aviators allowed us to start expanding our business in this Asian region. We will provide the Tajikistan`s national airline with the complete service package that will help in the state aviation`s transition to the Western standards", says Linas Dovydenas, CEO of ASG.
Avia Asset Management (AAM), part of ASG, has leased two Boeing 737-500s for five-year period to the Tajik company.
Another ASG`s company - MRO service provider FL Technics (FLT) - signed an agreement with TAJIK AIR for aircraft maintenance, parts` supply, component repair and technical training. In addition, FLT Line maintenance station was recently opened in Dushanbe.
The aviation training company Baltic Aviation Academy (BAA), also a part of ASG, will cooperate in the re-training of pilots. The theoretical part of the training, carried out by the Lithuanian instructors, will be held in Dushanbe and the practical part of the training will be carried out at the BAA Vilnius.
Cooperating with the airlines of the Asian region Avia Solutions Group strives to meet the needs of this region's aviation. Avia Solutions Group helps airline companies to form their aircraft fleets, change aircraft types, and train the necessary crews and technical personnel. The company provides consultations and defines the processes, i.e. how the airline company's aircraft, training and maintenance management should be organized. In addition, the airline companies receive the aircraft maintenance and repair services.