AAR wins airline parts supply chain contract

AAR has signed a five-year contract to become the sole supplier of approximately 25,000 consumable and expendable line-item parts for a major commercial airline customer.


AAR wins airline parts supply chain contract


AAR has signed a five-year contract to become the sole supplier of approximately 25,000 consumable and expendable line-item parts for a major commercial airline customer. The contract is valued at approximately US$42 million in annual revenue.

AAR will act as an aggregator, procuring and managing the parts and providing them to the customer’s main warehouse facility as required, taking the place of more than 150 suppliers. AAR will provide additional value through guaranteed fill rates that will be achieved by streamlining supply chain processes that include material planning, inventory control and receiving inspections.

AAR currently supports the customer with a wide range of services including landing gear overhauls, aircraft maintenance and modifications, component repair services, engineering services, and ULD and engine parts supply.