IATP is a convention of Airlines sharing Technical Resources
to generate economic savings and support
on time dispatch reliability and operational safety

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Why Join IATP?


IATP represents a unique tool for Cost Saving, AOG Resolution, Operations Simplification, Technical Updates and Networking. More details about each type of pooling below.

  • Parts
  • Line Maintenance
  • Aircraft Recovery
  • Equipment

Benefits


  • Savings
  • Passengers
  • Operations


      • Easy way to exchange Services with local airlines
      • 2 Annual Conferences allowing contract negotiations with numerous customers and providers thus saving costs
      • Recognized by the Leading Airlines Organization as the largest worldwide network of Line Maintenance
      • Assistance with lifting station restrictions
      • On Site Technical Certified staff assistance - based on L/M Agreement
      • Standard contract forms based on IATA SGHA
      • Easy access to worldwide line maintenance capabilities
    • Worldwide presence: 81 pooling participants in 890 stations, in growing phase
    • Added value provided by personal knowledge of counterparts
      • AOG contact details of more than 130 Airlines & service providers
      • Airlines and providers advertise their maintenance capabilities at the various stations
      • On Line Administration, Documentation, and IATP Forms
      • General information about IATP
      • Web-based e-learning modules
      • Extremely convenient in case of disabled aircraft recovery
      • Usability due to pools worldwide distribution & concept
      • Trained engineers reduce the risk of Secondary Damages
    • Kits could recover any type of Aircraft Worldwide up to and Including an A380
      • Fair Fees Structure based on annual landings and participated kits
      • Free Use of the kit up to 10 days
      • Convenient rates compared to non-IATP member
    • Recognition of IATP Participation by airport authorities
      • AOG contact details of more than 130 Airlines & service providers
      • Simplified Pooling Contract
      • Seasonal Invoice elaborated by IATP and processed through ICH
      • On Line Administration, Documentation, and IATP Forms
      • General information about IATP
      • Web-based e-learning modules
      • The local Airline or technical handling company could provide the Tools or Equipment at station any number of times as per the pooling agreement existing with the pooling participant
      • Do not pay fees for usage at station even if tool used for number of times during the pool season (except the seasonal pool participation cost)
      • Quick problem solution
      • On-site technician certified to use the tool could be used in case of an existing line maintenance agreement
    • Worldwide presence: 123 providers in 86 stations and a total of 248 participants and 167 pool items
    • Cost avoidance on Assets Investment and minimize stock obsolescence when aircraft type phase out
      • Pooling participation fees USD 950 per year (plus participated pools) paid in 2 seasons
      • Pool participating fees based on total number of participants & additional revenue to Pool Provider
      • Annual fees of USD 4,300 plus pooling participation fees
      • AOG contact details of more than 130 Airlines & service providers
      • On time broadcast for equipment information
      • Simplified Pooling Contract: one click!
      • Seasonal Invoice elaborated by IATP and processed through ICH
      • On Line Administration, Documentation, and IATP Forms
      • General information about IATP
      • Web-based e-learning modules

Events



The IATP Semi-annual Conference offers a multitude of events that allow attendees to connect with over 100 airlines from around the world. This unique venue gives you the opportunity to conduct your pooling business – whether it's spare parts or line maintenance – in the most efficient manner while allowing you to share your industry knowledge, network, reunite with colleagues, and much more!


Info

We are pleased to inform that the 126th Conference held in Lisbon, Portugal on October 8 – 12, 2022, was a success; more than 420 participants attended the event, reaching pre-pandemic levels; a remarkably positive result since the physical events have resumed.
IATP thanks once again TAP Air Portugal for the strong support, as well as all the Silver and Bronze Sponsors for their contribution to this fruitful conference.

During the conference, the participants had the opportunity not only to review the status of ongoing projects, such as the Engines Pooling and the Third-Party Pooling, but also to discuss the latest issues affecting their fleet operations, such as the update on “SMS in Part-145” and the outcome of the last EM TEC discussions.
The “Sustainability – Travelers for the Future” session, conducted by TAP Air Portugal, in collaboration with both Airbus and Boeing, was well attended and triggered active discussions among the attendees.

The participants scheduled more than 2,500 B2B meetings to discuss and finalize terms and conditions for pooling agreements regarding spare parts, aircraft recovery equipment, and line maintenance support for the forthcoming season.

During the 126th Conference, IATP warmly welcomed five new Airline Members and three new Associate Members. IATP Membership has now reached a record of 123 Airline Members and 40 Associate Members!

Upcoming Event

The next IATP Conference will take place on March 11 – 15, 2023, in Manama, Bahrain. We look forward to meeting you there!

127th IATP Conference


in Manama, Bahrain


March 11 – 15, 2023

IATP



Aerologic (3S)

Sichuan Airlines (3U)

ASL Airlines Belgium (3V)

United Parcel Service (5X)

Atlas Air (5Y)

TUIfly Nordic (6B)

Jeju Air (7C)

Spring Airlines (9C)

Aegean Airlines SA (A3)

American Airlines (AA)

Air Canada (AC)

Air France (AF)

Air India (AI)

Aeromexico (AM)

Aerolineas Argentinas (AR)

Royal Air Maroc (AT)

Avianca (AV)

Finnair (AY)

ITA Airways (AZ)

British Airways (BA)

Biman Bangladesh Airlines LTD. (BG)

Royal Brunei Airlines (BI)

Eva Airways (BR)

Caribbean Airlines (BW)

TUI Airways (BY)

Air China (CA)

Air Atlanta Icelandic (CC)

China Airlines (CI)

Cargolux (CV)

Cathay Pacific Airways (CX)

China Southern Airlines (CZ)

DHL Air UK Ltd (D0)

Condor Flugienst GmbH (DE)

Delta Air Lines (DL)

TAAG Angola Airlines (DT)

Norwegian Air Shuttle (DY)

Aer Lingus (EI)

Emirates Airlines (EK)

Ethiopian Airlines (ET)

Etihad Airways (EY)

Flyadeal (F3)

Icelandair (FI)

Rossiya Airlines (FV)

Federal Express (FX)

Flydubai (FZ)

GOL Linhas Aereas S.A. (G3)

Garuda Indonesia (GA)

Gulf Air (GF)

Hawaiian Airlines (HA)

Juneyao Airlines (HO)

Hainan Airlines (HU)

Hong Kong Airlines (HX)

Iberia, Lineas Aereas De Espana, S.A. Operadora (IB)

Yemen Airways (IY)

Jazeera Airways (J9)

Japan Airlines (JL)

Air Serbia (JU)

Starlux Airlines CO., LTD (JX)

Air Astana (KC)

Korean Air (KE)

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL)

Air Malta (KM)

Kenya Airways (KQ)

Kuwait Airways (KU)

Nippon Cargo Airlines (KZ)

Latam Airlines (LA)

Luxair (LG)

Lufthansa (LH)

Libyan Airlines (LN)

Lot Polish Airlines (LO)

Swiss International Airlines (LX)

El Al Israel Airlines (LY)

Middle East Airlines (ME)

Xiamen Airlines (MF)

Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MH)

Air Mauritius (MK)

Peach Aviation Ltd. (MM)

Egyptair (MS)

China Eastern Airlines (MU)

Norse Atlantic Airways (N0)

All Nippon Airways (NH)

Neos Air (NO)

Air Macau (NX)

Air New Zealand (NZ)

SF Airlines Ltd (O3)

MIAT-Mongolian Airlines (OM)

Austrian Airlines (OS)

Asiana Airlines (OZ)

Air Peace Ltd (P4)

Pegasus Airlines (PC)

Pakistan International Airlines (PK)

Polar Air Cargo Worldwide (PO)

Philippine Airlines (PR)

Ukraine International Airlines (PS)

Qantas Airways (QF)

Qatar Airways (QR)

Royal Jordanian Airlines (RJ)

Tarom Romanian Air Transport (RO)

Airbridgecargo Airlines (RU)

South African Airways (SA)

Scandinavian Airlines System (SK)

Brussels Airlines (SN)

Singapore Airlines (SQ)

Aeroflot - Russian Airlines (SU)

Saudi Arabian Airlines (SV)

Thai Airways (TG)

Turkish Airlines (TK)

TAP Portugal (TP)

Air Transat (TS)

Tunis Air (TU)

United Airlines (UA)

Air Vistara (UK)

Srilankan Airlines (UL)

Hong Kong Express Airways (UO)

Vietnam Airlines (VN)

Virgin Atlantic Airways (VS)

WestJet (WS)

Oman Air (WY)

TUIfly GmbH (X3)

SunExpress (XQ)

Flynas (XY)

Zipair (ZG)

Shenzhen Airlines (ZH)

Aegean Airlines SA (A3)

Aer Lingus (EI)

Aerolineas Argentinas (AR)

Aeroflot - Russian Airlines (SU)

Aerologic (3S)

Aeromexico (AM)

Air Astana (KC)

Air Atlanta Icelandic (CC)

Air Canada (AC)

Air China (CA)

Air France (AF)

Air India (AI)

Air Macau (NX)

Air Malta (KM)

Air Mauritius (MK)

Air New Zealand (NZ)

Air Peace Ltd (P4)

Air Serbia (JU)

Air Transat (TS)

Air Vistara (UK)

Airbridgecargo Airlines (RU)

All Nippon Airways (NH)

American Airlines (AA)

Asiana Airlines (OZ)

ASL Airlines Belgium (3V)

Atlas Air (5Y)

Austrian Airlines (OS)

Avianca (AV)

Biman Bangladesh Airlines LTD. (BG)

British Airways (BA)

Brussels Airlines (SN)

Cargolux (CV)

Caribbean Airlines (BW)

Cathay Pacific Airways (CX)

China Airlines (CI)

China Eastern Airlines (MU)

China Southern Airlines (CZ)

Condor Flugienst GmbH (DE)

DHL Air UK Ltd (D0)

Delta Air Lines (DL)

Egyptair (MS)

El Al Israel Airlines (LY)

Emirates Airlines (EK)

Ethiopian Airlines (ET)

Etihad Airways (EY)

Eva Airways (BR)

Federal Express (FX)

Finnair (AY)

Flyadeal (F3)

Flydubai (FZ)

Flynas (XY)

Garuda Indonesia (GA)

GOL Linhas Aereas S.A. (G3)

Gulf Air (GF)

Hainan Airlines (HU)

Hawaiian Airlines (HA)

Hong Kong Airlines (HX)

Hong Kong Express Airways (UO)

Iberia, Lineas Aereas De Espana, S.A. Operadora (IB)

Icelandair (FI)

ITA Airways (AZ)

Jazeera Airways (J9)

Japan Airlines (JL)

Jeju Air (7C)

Juneyao Airlines (HO)

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL)

Kenya Airways (KQ)

Korean Air (KE)

Kuwait Airways (KU)

Latam Airlines (LA)

Libyan Airlines (LN)

Lot Polish Airlines (LO)

Lufthansa (LH)

Luxair (LG)

Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MH)

MIAT-Mongolian Airlines (OM)

Middle East Airlines (ME)

Neos Air (NO)

Nippon Cargo Airlines (KZ)

Norse Atlantic Airways (N0)

Norwegian Air Shuttle (DY)

Oman Air (WY)

Pakistan International Airlines (PK)

Peach Aviation Ltd. (MM)

Pegasus Airlines (PC)

Philippine Airlines (PR)

Polar Air Cargo Worldwide (PO)

Qantas Airways (QF)

Qatar Airways (QR)

Rossiya Airlines (FV)

Royal Air Maroc (AT)

Royal Brunei Airlines (BI)

Royal Jordanian Airlines (RJ)

Saudi Arabian Airlines (SV)

Scandinavian Airlines System (SK)

SF Airlines Ltd (O3)

Shenzhen Airlines (ZH)

Sichuan Airlines (3U)

Singapore Airlines (SQ)

South African Airways (SA)

Spring Airlines (9C)

Srilankan Airlines (UL)

Starlux Airlines CO., LTD (JX)

SunExpress (XQ)

Swiss International Airlines (LX)

TUIfly GmbH (X3)

TUIfly Nordic (6B)

TAAG Angola Airlines (DT)

TAP Portugal (TP)

Tarom Romanian Air Transport (RO)

Thai Airways (TG)

TUI Airways (BY)

Tunis Air (TU)

Turkish Airlines (TK)

Ukraine International Airlines (PS)

United Airlines (UA)

United Parcel Service (5X)

Vietnam Airlines (VN)

Virgin Atlantic Airways (VS)

WestJet (WS)

Xiamen Airlines (MF)

Yemen Airways (IY)

Zipair (ZG)


How to become a Member Airline


An Airline may be eligible to become member of the IATP if:

  1. It is an IATA member or performs scheduled air services for the public transport of passengers, mail, or cargo.
  2. It is fit, willing and able to act as Provider at not less than one station in respect of each group in which it wishes to participate.
  3. It has familiarized itself with the procedures and practices of pooling.
  4. At stations within its own country the pooling of technical facilities or services under this Agreement is not in any way restricted or prohibited.

If an airline satisfies the conditions above and wishes to join the organization the following procedures are to be followed:

  1. All decisions concerning the admission of new parties shall be taken at a Consolidated Meeting.
  2. The applicant shall submit a Letter of Application and a Standard Application Form (see Annex "A") to the Board of Directors Membership Coordinator. Full documentation must be received at least 60 days prior the start of the Consolidated Meeting for the season in which the airline desires to be admitted.
  3. The Board of Directors Membership Coordinator, having ascertained that the form has been fully completed, shall send a copy thereof to all parties.

The applicant shall be admitted as a party to this Agreement when: 90% of the members present at the Consolidated Meeting (whether in person or by proxy) vote to accept the applicant as a member of IATP and The applicant has executed and lodged with the Custodian a counterpart of this Agreement.


A party to this Agreement may become a member of any pool group upon receiving the approval of the members of that group. A standard Application Form shall first be submitted to the group chairman (unless such form has already been submitted in respect of that group under the foregoing provisions of this Article) and the chairman shall send a copy to each group member. The applicant shall become a member of the group upon receiving the approval of 90% of the members of the group present at the meeting (whether in person or by proxy) at which the vote is taken.

Aersale Inc. (AER)

Airbus (AIB)

Altitude Engineering Ltd (AEL)

Ameco - Beijing (AME)

Aviation Concepts Inc. (ACI)

Aviation Integrated Services Group (AISG)

Avtrade (AVT)

AWAC Technics (AWC)

BAE Systems (BAE)

Boeing (BOE)

CASL - China Aircraft Services LTD (CAS)

Collins Aerospace (CLN)

DASI (DAS)

Delta Material Services, LLC (DMS)

Direct Maintenance (DMX)

FEAM (FEA)

GA Telesis LLC (GAT)

GAMECO (GAM)

Global Airtech (GAI)

Haeco Hong Kong (HAE)

Haeco Xiamen (TAE)

Illuminair Support Corp. (ISC)

Jas Aero Engineering Services (JAE)

Lufthansa Technik (LHT)

Mach 2 Maintenance (M2M)

MNX Global Logistics (MNX)

Nayak Aircraft Services (NAY)

Perform Air International (PAI)

PT GMF AeroAsia (GMF)

Sabena Engineering (SNA)

Safe Fuel Systems (SFS)

SIA Engineering Company (SEC)

SilkExpress Freight

SR Technics (SRT)

ST Engineering Aerospace Ltd. (STE)

Sterling Courier (SCS)

Storm Aviation Limited (SAL)

Thales Avionics Inc. (TAV)

Turkish Technic

Worthington Aviation (WAV)


How to become an Associate Member



A supplier shall be eligible to become an IATP Associate Member, at the discretion of the IATP Board of Directors, if:

  1. The supplier is a provider of goods or services to the aviation industry and particularly to the IATP membership in any of the following areas:
    • Spares pooling (Supplier provided parts)
    • Component, engine or airframe repair and overhaul
    • Ground handling
    • Technical services
    • Training
    • Logistics
    • Transportation services
    and shall not be a holder of an Air Carrier Operations Certificate and/or not operating as an airline.
  2. The supplier holds the appropriate government certifications and licenses for the goods or services supplied.
  3. The supplier has attended five (5) IATP member airline conference out of the last consecutive seven (7) prior to application submission and attended the Supplier training session on Associate Membership and the Introduction to IATP session during that conference.
  4. The supplier has provided a letter of recommendation from an IATP member airline on that airline’s letterhead.
  5. The supplier has been recommended for membership by the IATP Supplier Services Committee (SSC) based upon the value the applicant brings to IATP Member Airlines and upon the requirements of those same members.
  6. There is still room for the area the supplier is providing their services, this to avoid high concentration in particular business areas; applications received in excess will be kept on file.

News


Nov. 1st, 2022 - In Lisbon, Portugal, five Airlines and three Associate Members joined IATP

During the 126th IATP Conference Opening session, five Airlines – Flyadeal (F3), Norse Atlantic Airways (N0), SF Airlines Ltd (O3), Air Peace Ltd (P4), and SunExpress (XQ) – were accepted as new Airline Members; three companies – Aviation Integrated Services Group (AISG), SilkExpress Freight, and Turkish Technic – also joined the organization as new Associate Members. We warmly welcome them onboard!

Nov. 1st, 2022 - Pool Group Cost Survey

The Q Pool (All Airbus types except A-220) Cost Survey will be extended until January 31st, 2023. The next Cost Survey will be run for T Pool in Winter Season 2022/23.

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