CIASL MRO facility is equipped to accomodate narrow body aircraft at present. The infrastructure work of Phase I has been completed and is ready for commissioning. Phase I facilities include two narrow body aircraft hangars of 2750 SQM each, Shop facilities of 6500 SQM and Aircraft parking bay of approximately 32000 SQM connected to the main taxi track of Cochin International Airport.
Approval has been obtained from Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), India for undertaking Line Maintenance Services upto and including A-Check on Airbus A320 family aircraft. Approval has also been obtained from General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), UAE, Srilankan Civil Aviation Authority (SLCAA) and the approval from EASA is in progress.
Currently CIASL services is confined to Cochin International Airport and proposes to commence maintenance activities at Trivandrum and Calicut International Airports shortly.
Core Team of Licensed Aircraft Engineers and Technicians have already been positioned and CIASL is currently in the process of inducting more Engineers and Technicians.