Volga Dnepr Hangar
Sharjah International Airport is home to the Volga Dnepr Hangar. In April 2013 the Group launched its new aircraft maintenance hangar facility at Sharjah International Airport. The hangar was awarded the Sharjah Department of Civil Aviation’s Operations Approval, indicating that Volga-Dnepr Gulf has successfully completed the required hangar safety procedures and is ready to provide aircraft maintenance, component repair, and overhaul services. The 22,000 sq. metre hangar can accommodate up to six narrow-body aircraft or two Boeing 747s or An-124-100s at the same time. Volga Dnepr Group has been representing the Russian airfreight industry in the international market for over 23 years. The Group’s mission is to build reliable air bridges for partner across the world. Through their work and unique capabilities, they are trying to change people’s ideas about air logistics.
Air Arabia Hangar
Air Arabia’s the first and largest Low Cost Carrier in the MENA region. The airport is proud to have its own Air Arabia Hangar which was inaugurated in October 2011 by His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammad al-Qasimi, Ruler of Sharjah. The hangar enables Air Arabia to provide the appropriate level of engineering support and provide aircraft maintenance inspections. Built on an area of 2,880 sq. meters, the hangar also allows Air Arabia to offer maintenance services to other carriers from across the globe. The hangar can accommodate an aircraft up to the size of an Airbus A321, and is fully-equipped to handle batteries, painting, sanding, composite materials, sheet metal, brakes, wheels, appearance, and non-destructive testing. The Air Arabia hangar currently employs 165 skilled professionals and is expected to have its staff grow to 500 by 2017.
Gama Aviation Hangars
Gama Aviation offers a range of hangar solutions to business jet and general aviation users at Sharjah International Airport. Temperature controlled hangar space is available for all sizes of business jets up to and including Boeing Business Jets and Airbus Corporate Jets. Cost-effective open hangar space is also available for shelter from the sun and wind. Dedicated apron parking is also available to business jets with Gama Support Services’ line maintenance team personally overseeing the care of each and every aircraft.