Fokker Services held the 8th successful Operators Conference in Amsterdam

Fokker Services held the 8th successful Operators Conference in Amsterdam

Hoofddorp, The Netherlands, February 13th 2012

Last week Fokker Services hosted its bi-annual three day operator’s conference for the operators of Fokker aircraft from around the world. This year’s theme was FLYFokker innovations, for Continued Competitive Operation. At the end of the conference filled with presentations, guest speakers, demonstrations and product fairs, in addition to an extensive social program, the conclusion is that:

  • Operators extend the horizon for operating their Fokker fleet.
  • At the end of 2012 more Fokker aircraft will be in operation then at the beginning of the year. The same as in 2011.
  • Operators are very satisfied with the products and services provided by Fokker Services to keep the Fokker aircraft in competitive operation.
  • Operators show huge interest in investing in passenger appeal, including modifications offered by Fokker Services for seats, interior refurbishment, LED cabin lighting and more.

Mr. Frans van de Pol, VP Fokker Programs said: ”We look back at a great conference, but moreover to a bright future for Fokker aircraft around the world based on the feedback from the operators”.  

About Fokker Services 
At present there are more than 600 Fokker aircraft operational across the world. The Fokker aircraft has earned a reputation for advanced technologies, comfort, operational reliability, low noise level and durability. Many consider the Fokker among the best mid-size aircraft ever built. Besides the Fokker aircraft, Fokker Services is serving operators with the Bombardier Dash 8 and other out of production aircraft, with its logistic flight hour program ABACUS.
Fokker Services is part of Fokker Technologies, which develops and produces advanced components and systems for the aerospace industry, and supplies integrated maintenance services and products to aircraft owners and operators. In 2010 the group achieved a turnover of € 616 million with 3,700 employees.

For more information, please contact:
Fokker Services B.V., P.O. Box 1357 2130 EL Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
Jorgen Tesselaar:
Phone +31 88 628 0555