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IndiGo inaugurates second MRO facility at Bengaluru's Kempegowda airport

  • IBEF
  • November 24, 2022

IndiGo inaugurated its second maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) facility at Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport.

The second-largest maintenance facility at the airport is the 13,000 square metre hangar, which is constructed on five acres of land.

In order to use the facility, IndiGo and Bengaluru International Airport Ltd. inked a 20-year agreement. The facility will comprise of support infrastructure, such as an engine Quick Engine Change (QEC) shop warehouse and engineering offices for all repair and maintenance operations, and it can accommodate up to two narrow body aircraft at once.

IndiGo is one of the world's low-cost carriers. The airline connects 26 international and 75 domestic locations with its fleet of more than 275 aircrafts, which operates more than 1,600 flights per day.

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