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AEM Wins ASL Airlines Belgium Landing Gear Contract

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Contact: Tina Suckling, +44 1279 682311,

AEM Wins ASL Airlines Belgium Landing Gear Contract

STANSTED AIRPORT, ESSEX - AEM Limited, a unit of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense, has signed an agreement with ASL Airlines Belgium (ASLB), the worldwide scheduled freighter operator, to supply landing gear overhaul and loan services. The 6-year contract covers ASLB’s Boeing 737-400 fleet.

AEM carries out the overhaul of landing gear at its facility in Ramsgate, Kent. The plant includes full and comprehensive in-house machining and plating services in support of the landing gear activity.

“AEM is delighted to have been selected by ASLB to supply landing gear overhaul services. The Ramsgate team has many years of experience in providing the quality of service that ASLB demands,” comments Andy Wheeler, Commercial Director for AEM.

About AEM Limited

AEM Limited is among the largest independent aviation overhaul and repair facilities in Europe. Established in 1959, AEM provides accessory maintenance services for over 5,000 components from a variety of aircraft systems. It supports regional and international airlines, helicopter operators and airframe manufacturers from three UK-based facilities: Stansted Airport, Essex; Ramsgate, Kent; and Luton Airport, Bedfordshire.

In addition to holding FAA and EASA approvals, AEM is an authorised repair station for Advanced Industries, Aeromedic, Astronics/DME Corporation, Eastern Aero Marine, KGS Electronics, Messier-Bugatti-Dowty, Safran Power, Tactair Fluid Controls, UTC Aerospace Systems Interiors, WINSLOW ® LifeRaft Company and Woodward HRT.


AMETEK MRO is a unit of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense and a global provider of repair and overhaul services for commercial, regional, general aviation and rotor-wing aircraft. Its operations are FAA, EASA, CAAC and CAAS approved. AMETEK MRO consists of AEM, Aeromedic, Ameron, AMETEK MRO Florida, AMETEK Singapore, Antavia, Avtech Avionics & Instruments, B&S Aircraft, Drake Air, Muirhead Avionics and Southern Aeroparts.

AMETEK MRO’s capabilities include avionic, electromechanical, electronic, fluid systems, hydraulic, oxygen, pneumatic and safety equipment components. AMETEK MRO also provides on-board first aid and medical kits and therapeutic oxygen. More information on AMETEK MRO can be found at .

AMETEK Aerospace and Defense is a division of AMETEK Inc, a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of approximately $4 billion. For more information, contact AMETEK Aerospace & Defense, 50 Fordham Road, Wilmington, MA 01887, USA. Tel: +1 978 988 4639,,