Air Platforms

First of two BN Dornier 228 aircraft arrives in Germany for MRO inspection

13 June 2019

The first of two Dornier 228-212 special mission aircraft operated by the Bangladesh Navy (BN) has arrived in Germany for a maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) inspection following 72 months of operations, RUAG MRO International, the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) announced on 11 June.

The aircraft was ferried from its home base by a crew comprising RUAG technical pilots and BN maintenance technicians, arriving at the OEM's production and assembly site at Oberpfaffenhofen on 26 May, said the company. RUAG added that it will also use the inspections to assist BN maintenance technicians with maintenance training to expand their work experience.

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