Since 1975: A75 Aircraft maintenance center in the South, A76 Aircraft maintenance center in the North, and Vietnam Airlines Technical Department in the middle of Vietnam, provided full maintenance service to Vietnam Airlines fleet.
2006: Vietnam Airlines Engineering Company Limited (VAECO) was formed according to Prime Ministerial Dicision 1276/QĐ-TTg dated September 26, 2006 from the A75 Aircraft maintenance center, the A76 Aircraft maintenance center, and the Vietnam Airlines Technical Department in the middle of Vietnam.
2009: VAECO officially came into operation on January 1, 2009 according to AMO standards of the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (approved certificate No. VN-268/CAAV)
2011: Awarded the FAR-145 repair station certificate by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
2017: Awarded the EASA part 145- maintenance organization approval certificate by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).
Vietnam Airlines Engineering Company Ltd (VAECO) is a subsidiary of Vietnam Airlines JSC (VNA) with its headquarters at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi and two branches in Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang city.
We are certified by the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam, the US Federal Aviation Administration, the European Aviation Safety Agency, the International Civil Aviation Organization and Aviation Authorities of other nations…, We currently provide Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul services to Vietnam Airlines JSC fleet and more than 80 customers over the world.
Our focused services
- Base maintenance
- Line maintenance
- Tool & Materials Supply
- Cabin Maintenance
- Technical training
- Additional technical services
- A319/A320/A321 CEO &NEO
- A330 Series
- B737 Series
- B777 Series
- ATR42, ATR72
We perform Base Maintenance in 06 hangars for both narrow and wide-body aircraft in accordance with the strict requirements of customers and following certification of CAAV, FAA, EASA, CAAP, SSCA… and other National authorities. For more than 40 years, with a highly experienced team, we have carried out thousands of base maintenance checks, including major SB/AD - modification campaigns and complex structural repairs for various customers.
We strive to be at the forefront of aviation technology in providing the following maintenance services
Light to heavy checks.
- ATR42/72 Maintenance: Up to 4C (20000 flight hours) or 36000 cycles and 12 years Check;
- A319/A320/A321 CEO & NEO Maintenance: A to C check series;
- A330 Maintenance: Up to 8C/12Y check;
- A350 Maintenance: Up to 2C Check;
- B777 Maintenance: Up to 4C (24000 flight hours) and 16SC (6000 days or 32000 cycles);
- B787 Maintenance: Up to 18000 flight hours and 6000 cycles and 3 years;
We carry out aircraft painting services in a single painting event or as a part of maintenance checks as our customer’s request. Our highly-experienced painters and engineers utilize modern equipment and facilities. Our painting capabilities include:
- Perform painting of aircraft exterior and interior;
- Interior painting using water- or solvent-based paint;
- Graphic design of aircraft livery, including decals, logos and aircraft technical markings.
Lease return check.
We have undertaken lease return checks for A320, A330, B777, and ATR72 aircraft of Vietnam Airlines and other customers, meeting demanding quality requirements from customers and lessors.