Services

Painting Facilities

Design and construction

Working with the very best engineers, designers and architects, MAAS Aviation applies its 30 years of experience in operating aircraft paint shops. The company designs, project manages and delivers state-of-the-art paint shops for its own use and for OEM customers. To date MAAS Aviation has completed the construction of paint shops in Shannon, Ireland; Maastricht, Netherlands; Hamburg, Germany; and, Mobile, Alabama.

Painting Facilities

Design and construction

Working with the very best engineers, designers and architects, MAAS Aviation applies its 30 years of experience in operating aircraft paint shops. The company designs, project manages and delivers state-of-the-art paint shops for its own use and for OEM customers. To date MAAS Aviation has completed the construction of paint shops in Shannon, Ireland; Maastricht, Netherlands; Hamburg, Germany; and, Mobile, Alabama.

Chemical stripping, sanding and external aircraft repainting

MAAS Aviation has provided and continues to provide high quality aircraft painting services to over 250 aircraft operators, OEM manufacturers, airlines, lessors and MRO companies from dedicated paint facilities located in the Netherlands, Germany and in the US. To date, the company has painted over 3,000 aircraft of all types. During our long and successful history, the company and its key management have built up extensive experience and expertise regarding the refinishing of multiple aircraft types and the use of the latest coatings and equipment technologies. At all locations we can also provide paint support services required by customers to include engineering support (Part 145 and 21), defueling, weighing, and full graphics capabilities.

MAAS Aviation has defined formal in-house training programmes and currently employs over 100 skilled and experienced paint technicians who are highly trained on surface preparation and the application of the most advanced primer and paint systems using the latest spray equipment available.

External Painting

External Painting

Chemical stripping, sanding and external aircraft repainting

MAAS Aviation has provided and continues to provide high quality aircraft painting services to over 250 aircraft operators, OEM manufacturers, airlines, lessors and MRO companies from dedicated paint facilities located in the Netherlands, Germany and in the US. To date, the company has painted over 3,000 aircraft of all types. During our long and successful history, the company and its key management have built up extensive experience and expertise regarding the refinishing of multiple aircraft types and the use of the latest coatings and equipment technologies. At all locations we can also provide paint support services required by customers to include engineering support (Part 145 and 21), defueling, weighing, and full graphics capabilities.

MAAS Aviation has defined formal in-house training programmes and currently employs over 100 skilled and experienced paint technicians who are highly trained on surface preparation and the application of the most advanced primer and paint systems using the latest spray equipment available.

Aviation Graphics

In-house production of customer livery spray masks, decals, technical lettering, and mandatory markings

Our graphics department can manufacture stencils, decals and stickers for any livery requirement to include complete technical marking sets for any aircraft type, including multiple language markings and temporary registration sets. We also have a capability to produce large scale special event/promotional stickers which can be applied on location by our experienced graphics team. We can also produce full livery design art work and technical drawings.

Aviation Graphics

In-house production of customer livery spray masks, decals, technical lettering, and mandatory markings

Our graphics department can manufacture stencils, decals and stickers for any livery requirement to include complete technical marking sets for any aircraft type, including multiple language markings and temporary registration sets. We also have a capability to produce large scale special event/promotional stickers which can be applied on location by our experienced graphics team. We can also produce full livery design art work and technical drawings.

Stage inspections, release to service, fuelling and refuelling, aircraft weighing, flight control balancing and NDT provided by qualified service providers

At all of our MRO painting locations in the Netherlands, and in Mobile, Alabama, our painting activities are supported by Part 145 qualified MRO partners which can provide full engineering support to include aircraft towing, stage inspections and release to service for all aircraft types, as well as defueling, weighing (both physical and calculation methods), flight control balancing, and NDT.

Engineering Support

Engineering Support

Stage inspections, release to service, fuelling and refuelling, aircraft weighing, flight control balancing and NDT provided by qualified service providers

At all of our MRO painting locations in the Netherlands, and in Mobile, Alabama, our painting activities are supported by Part 145 qualified MRO partners which can provide full engineering support to include aircraft towing, stage inspections and release to service for all aircraft types, as well as defueling, weighing (both physical and calculation methods), flight control balancing, and NDT.

Quality & Standards

Quality & Standards

“As Europe’s largest Airline the Ryanair fleet is constantly on show. The standard of appearance is very important to us. That’s why we do business with MAAS Aviation. MAAS Aviation has been painting our aircraft for many years. The quality and consistency of the finish is outstanding and that’s what brings us back each year.”

Andy HolderDeputy Director Heavy Maintenance at Ryanair

“Aeroflot has been a customer of MAAS Aviation for many years. We demand top service standards alongside the highest quality and this is what we get from MAAS on a consistent basis.”

Kirill GladyshevSenior Specialist, Continuing Airworthiness Department at Aeroflot Russian Airlines

“Wizzair has had its fleet painted by MAAS Aviation for a number of years. The quality of the finished work remains consistently high and we are very pleased with the professional service we continue to receive.”

Ottó FarkasDelivery & Recovery Manager at WIZZ Air Hungary

“Airbus is pleased to have MAAS Aviation as one of our key suppliers for the provision of aircraft painting services, initially at our Finkenwerder FAL in Hamburg and most recently at our newest FAL in Mobile, Alabama. The company is known for the quality of its work and we are experiencing this firsthand.”

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News

News
July 21, 2017

MAAS has announced that work has commenced on the construction of it’s 3rd paintshop at Finkenwerder

MAAS has announced that work has commenced on the construction of it’s 3rd paintshop at the Finkenwerder campus in Hamburg in support of Airbus’ OEM production at the site’. The…
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July 19, 2017

Video: MRJ ANA Livery Paint Time Lapse

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0I5w6qtu1s On May 16th Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation (Mitsubishi) ferried aircraft MSN 10003, an MRJ-90 regional jet, from its testing facilities in Moses Lake, Washington to Maas Aviation’s (MAAS) state of…
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July 19, 2017

Video: CSKA Moscow Aeroflot

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVKPRUa6kpY The latest A320 logojet for Aeroflot’s sponsorship of Moscow based basketball club “CSKA” underwent repainting recently at MAAS’ newly opened paint facility in Maastricht.