Air Works was appointed the Authorized Service Center by Embraer in February, 2011 for the Phenom family of executive jets in India.
Air Works has been certified by the DGCA to provide maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for all Phenom 100 executive jets in India as of January 2011. Air Works is a comprehensive technical support partner for Embraer in India and is the only MRO in India to be awarded up to Level 3 maintenance capability for Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 at Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai and New Delhi.
The clean-sheet Phenom 100 was conceived by Embraer for the entry level business jet category, and introduced to the industry in 2005. Today, Embraer’s Phenom 100 jet flies in more than 20 countries worldwide. In 2010, 100 Phenom 100s were produced and delivered to customers. Combined with the delivery of 26 Phenom 300 jets in the same year, Embraer’s Phenom family of jets was the most delivered executive aircraft in the industry for the year.
In Asia Pacific, the aircraft currently operates in Australia, India, the Philippines and Pakistan. The first Phenom 100 jet to operate in India was delivered in November 2010.