BAT, Batam Aero Technic soon will compete in Thailand and Southeast Asia market.
Lion group of Indonesia shows its interest in providing 30% cheaper MRO (Maintenance Repair and Overhaul) service in Thailand, also which is 50% to 60% cheaper than Singapore.
Lower wages in the country, easy to obtain qualified personnel and low-cost operating environment could bring more players to the industry.
Batam Aero Technic is more confident in obtaining high MRO (Maintenance Repair and Overhaul) contracts after the completion of its setup in Batam, Indonesia’s islands where it is located very close to Singapore.
BAT’s existing facility has one hanger which can accommodate 12 single aisle jetliners and 4 wide body air crafts. It can provide services to,
- Boeing 737 – 300 to 900ER
- ATR 72-500
- 72-600 turboprops
- DHC-8 aircraft
BAT can provide heavy maintenance works in C and D decks. Batam Aero Technic is also certified by the aviation authorities of Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia.