Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Facility

Air India Engineering Services Ltd (AIESL), a fully-owned subsidiary company of Air India, provides base maintenance facilities such as line maintenance, base maintenance, engine overhaul, accessories overhaul, and component overhaul at Trivandrum Airport. Air India Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facility has specialized overhaul shops and is equipped with the necessary hangars, workshops, storage rooms, and office buildings, in accordance with national and international regulations and requirements. 

Other airports with AIESL MRO facilities are Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Hyderabad, and Nagpur

Progress Made

A wide-bodied aircraft hangar is planned at Chackai, on the northern side of the present hangar, where one acre of land is available. It was planned to bring Navy P8 aircraft and also foreign aircraft here for repair. AIESL had initiated a proposal in the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) model, which awaits the approval of the mother company, Air India.

Next Milestones

Approval of new hangar

Tender submission and Agency selection

Implementing Agency

Airports Authority of India (AAI)

Adani Group

Air India Engineering Services Ltd (AIESL)


Ministry of Civil Aviation (GoI)

Member of Parliament

Shashi Tharoor


Jyotiraditya M Scindia


All MLAs of the district


All Constituencies in the District

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