At the Satair booth at Aircraft Interiors in Hamburg, the Bucher Group and Satair signed an agreement for the supply of Galley spare parts, thereby sealing the first collaborative agreement between the two companies.
The Bucher Group is a Swiss based company with over 60 years of experience in the aircraft interiors business and a leading manufacturer of Galleys, Monuments and Medical Systems. Products and solutions produced by the Bucher Group are used for Airbus, Boeing, Pilatus and many other aircraft. Likewise, Satair has more than 60 years of experience within the aerospace aftermarket industry, making the company a world leader within the commercial aftermarket within parts distribution and services.
Signing for the Bucher Group, Beat Burlet, CEO said: “With this agreement, our customers will benefit from regional stocks and support while keeping the same conditions they’ve had with us. The goal of this collaboration is to provide regional solutions and support to reduce lead-times and thereby further improve our award winning customer service.”
Attending the signing event was Morten Olsen, Head of Product Management - Vice President at Satair, who agreed that the partnership between the two experienced companies will be of great value to the customers: “With the combined experience of our companies within the aerospace industry, we hope to provide customers with improved regional solutions and support, which will give an increased value in the form of shorter lead-times and exceptional customer support.”
The contract is effective as of April 2019.
About the Bucher Group
Flying with a minimum of weight and maximum reliability. This was the idea that shaped Heinrich Bucher's thinking when he founded the company in 1953. Today, we continue to apply his vision with our unique lightweight construction principle. And thanks to our years of experience working with aluminum and plastics, we are able to offer a diverse range of products, in which you can sense and feel what drives our company – an innovative spirit and an unwavering commitment to meeting specific customer requirements. Our goal is to develop more efficient solutions that achieve cost advantages for the customer. We do this at our sites in Fällanden (Switzerland), Everett (USA) and in Sinn-Fleisbach (Germany).
Satair is a global company and world leader in the commercial aerospace aftermarket. The company supports the complete life cycle of the aircraft with a full and integrated portfolio of flexible, value adding material management products, services and tailored support modules across all platforms. As a key part of Airbus customer services, Satair has exclusive or primary distribution arrangements for aerospace component manufacturers, and supplies parts to multi-fleet customer airlines and MRO companies. It also fulfils the material service support obligation for the in-service fleet of more than 7,000 Airbus aircraft. Visit www.satair.com.