STTS Group opens a new facility in Morocco called STTS Maroc

Madrid, MRO EUROPE, 8th October 2014

STTS Group, a European expert in painting and sealing of aircraft opens a new facility in Casablanca, Morocco responding

to customer needs and increasing market demand for high quality and cost effective painting services. 

STTS Group, faced by increasing market demand for MRO painting services created a joint venture with Royal Air Maroc (RAM)

called STTS Maroc, in order to offer aircraft painting services to RAM as well as to third party airlines.

The Casablanca site will be dedicated to narrow body aircraft, mainly Boeing B737 series as well as Airbus A320 series and is based at Casablanca’s Mohammed 5th International Airport.

The facility started operations in September and will permanently employ 30 persons, expertly trained by STTS’ training academy, STAT.

Christophe Cador, President of STTS Group declared, “I am proud of this accomplishment and of this mark of trust with Royal Air Maroc.

I am confident that our new Casablanca site will satisfy our customers by delivering high quality painting services at market conform prices and within attractive downtimes”.


STTS Group, a European specialist in painting and sealing of aircraft benefits from 1080 permanently employed staff worldwide across 43 sites,

including 15 dedicated painting hangars with a turnover nearing 85 million euros.

In 2013, the group painted including 130 helicopters, 360 aircraft, sized from Citation / Learjet up to Airbus A380.

Its certifications: EN 9100, ISO 9001: 2000, EASA PART 145, ISO 14001, AIRBUS in-house certification, OHSAS 18001,

combined with its unique training center for painters in Toulouse, STAT, enables STTS Group to offer its customers the best aircraft painting and sealing solutions.


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