Panasonic IFE repair center opens at HAECO in Xiamen

Panasonic Avionics Corporation today introduced HAECO Component Overhaul (Xiamen) Limited as an authorized repair center for its in-flight entertainment and communications technology in Mainland China.

HAECO Component Overhaul (Xiamen) specializes in aircraft component and IFEC repair services to airlines and aircraft operators in the Asia-Pacific region.

“Repairs performed by HAECO Component Overhaul (Xiamen) on behalf of Panasonic will carry the same Panasonic warranties, as repairs performed by all authorized service providers within the Panasonic repair network,” said a release from Panasonic.

The HAECO Component Overhaul (Xiamen) facility has Original Equipment Manufacturer (“OEM”) dedicated test equipment, and spares support from Panasonic. Technical personnel trained by Panasonic also staff the facility. HAECO Component Overhaul (Xiamen) also offers technical and logistics support, as well as OEM warranty administration to airlines and aircraft operators in Mainland China.

“HAECO has a proven track record serving the component repair needs of airlines in the Asia Pacific region. HAECO Component Overhaul (Xiamen) is honored and excited to be appointed as Panasonic’s authorized IFEC repair center,” said Clement Au, General Manager, Component Repair and Overhaul, HAECO Group. “Combining the respective strengths of both an OEM and a component repair specialist, this collaboration is mutually beneficial. It further extends the HAECO Group’s portfolio of services to include a wide range of Panasonic IFEC products, chosen by many airline operators in Mainland China.”

HAECO Xiamen is approved by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC), the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).