Sabena technics and Al Wazzan Group will set up a joint venture to provide MRO services to operators in the Middle East from Kuwait City. The MRO facility will offer proximity services such as line, light and heavy aircraft maintenance, pooling and logistics support. The investment will include a new hangar that is expected to be operational next year. The JV's first customer will be Kuwait-based premium carrier Wataniya, which already is supported by Sabena technics.

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