GREENVILLE, S.C. (July 21, 2010) — Group Michelin has signed two 10-year contracts to supply aircraft tires for Air France-KLM Group.
In all, Michelin-brand tires will be fitted on about 425 aircraft operated both by Air France-KLM and by other airlines for which the two airlines provide maintenance services, the tire maker announced.
The value of the contract was not disclosed.
The aircraft models include 37 Boeing B777-300 ERs, 66 Boeing B737-NGs, 145 Airbus A320s and three Airbus A380s.
These contracts are invoiced on a per-landing basis, Michelin said. The company's end-to-end solution, based on the quality of its products and of its innovative services, played a decisive role in the signing of the long-term agreements, Michelin said.