Winglets

Components

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AA-MRO offers expert winglet modification on 757, 767 and 737 models (pre-provisioned and not). Blended winglets can cut soaring fuel costs by up to 5 percent, depending on length of routes:

  • 737 – 700 — up to 110,000 gallons
  • 737 – 800 — up to 130,000 gallons
  • 737 – 900 — up to 150,000 gallons


Winglet Installation

  • Includes navigation and anti-collision lights

Wing Modifications

  • 2 - 15 days to perform, depending on type of aircraft
  • New outboard upper and lower panels and fittings
  • Additional or strengthened stringers

Avionics Revision

  • FMC performance update (with winglet drag polars)
  • In-flight speedbrake load alleviation
  • 737 – 300 — up to 100,000 gallons
  • 757 – 200 — up to 300,000 gallons
  • 767 – 300ER — up to 500,000 gallons


Proven Blended Winglets Benefits

  • Lower Block Fuel
  • Permanent Fuel Price Hedge
  • Lower Emissions
  • Improved Takeoff Performance
  • Higher Initial / Optimal Cruise Altitudes
  • More Economical Dash Speed Capability
  • Reduced Engine Maintenance Costs
  • Increased Payload Range
  • Reduced Airport Noise


Fact: Actual experience with AA-MRO's 757 operation is about $5.2 million in fuel-cost savings over 124 aircraft (or about $42,000 per airplane per year).