Expanded support with 20+ additional parking spots
4 May 2020
Fokker Techniek expands support to customers with 20+ additional parking spots
- More than 20 additional parking positions introduced to support customers
- Stringent health and safety measures in place to keep Fokker Techniek’s facility open for business during Covid-19 outbreak
Fokker Techniek, a business of GKN Aerospace, has expanded its current operations with additional aircraft parking spaces during the current challenging period. The Completion and Maintenance facility in Woensdrecht, the Netherlands, has implemented reinforced cleaning and disinfection of the infrastructure, tooling and equipment, as well as adopting appropriate social distancing measures, to ensure that employee welfare and customer support remains top priorities.
Jeff Armitage, the company’s Managing Director said: “Our paramount focus is to keep our employees, their families and customers safe. We are fully aligned with the Governmental restrictions and guidelines and we are proud to see that our staff here at Fokker Techniek continues to be very supportive to secure and fulfill all ongoing work commitments. On top of the existing infrastructure and parking spots we have introduced another 20+ aircraft parking positions, which are immediately available to support our customers. We are in this together and we want to remain a solid partner providing services in these unprecedented times.”
Fokker Techniek offers engineering, airframe and component maintenance activities, as well as executive VIP completions or refurbishments to the global aerospace industry.
Please don’t hesitate to contact us via the contact page or give us a call if you have any immediate requirements.
Stay healthy and stay safe!
Fokker Techniek Team.
GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. As a global company serving the world’s leading aircraft manufacturers, GKN Aerospace develops, builds and supplies an extensive range of advanced aerospace systems, components and technologies– for use in aircraft ranging from helicopters and business jets to the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world. Lightweight composites, additive manufacturing, innovative engine systems and smart transparencies help to reduce emissions and weight on the aircraft and enhance passenger comfort. GKN Aerospace is market leading in aerostructures, engine systems, transparencies and wiring systems and operates in 14 countries at 48 manufacturing locations employing approximately 18,000 people.
GKN Aerospace’s Fokker Techniek business at Woensdrecht airport builds on more than a century of experience and excels in complex projects. Due to its strong engineering background, Fokker Techniek specializes in green aircraft completions, conversions and refurbishments, both for the VIP, including Airbus ACJ and Boeing BBJ, and the Special Mission market. Fokker Techniek provides MRO support to private and commercial aircraft operators including Lessor aircraft re-delivery, together with extensive capabilities including maintenance, modification, painting, working parties, damage assessment, fleet management support, CAMO, AOG support and turnkey solutions for severe repair and ferry flight preparation. In addition, Fokker Techniek provides component repair and full engineering support programs.