IAG Engine Center completes its acquisition of the engine repair business of Alitalia Maintenance Systems

Rome/Miami, September 19th 2016: Today, IAG Engine Center Europe, a division of International Aerospace Group (IAG), a US based industry leader in the sale, repair and leasing of aircraft engines as well as aircraft replacement parts sales, confirmed that it has completed the acquisition of the engine and component repair business of Alitalia Maintenance Systems (AMS). IAG plans to operate a world class engine maintenance and repair facility in Rome adding engine repair and overhaul capability for CFM56-5B and 7B, as well as APU overhaul and repair capability to its existing overhaul and repair capabilities for CF6-80, CF6-50 and JT9 engines. Between its US and European repair shops, IAG can reach most of the world’s fleet providing strategic and operational support and services to airlines and lessors alike and enhancing its evolving global business.