The company which is dedicated to aircraft storage, maintenance and recycling, has been granted permission to use the airport’s facilities.
TARMAC offers in the airport:
- Long-term aircraft parking: PLATA offers long-term parking facilities for up to 400 aircraft in a space that is unique in Europe, with unbeatable climate and financial conditions.
- Aircraft recycling: PLATA is building towards the future by preparing for the inevitable recycling of aircraft through a project that is sustainable and respects the environment.
- Aircraft maintenance (MRO): PLATA offers exceptional operational, meteorological and economic conditions for the development of any MRO activity.
TARMAC AEROSAVE is an approved EASA Part 145 Base maintenance organization EASA PART-145 / APPROVAL CERTIFICATE N° FR.145.-627 able to perform Line and Base Maintenance on all AIRBUS family A318, A319, A320, A321, A300, A300-600, A310, A330, A340 all series, all engine types plus the A380 GE & RR engines powered (limited to cabin modifications) and Line Maintenance on BOEING MD80 series and B737 all series.
TARMAC AEROSAVE started its operations in 2009 in Tarbes, France, at Lourdes Pyrenees International Airport.. Due to its rapid growth, by the end of 2012 TARMAC will be able to open a new 340 ha. site of operations at PLATA Teruel International Airport, Spain, the first exclusive Storage Airport in Europe.
In just 3 years, Tarmac has stored over 160 aircraft and recycled more than 50 aircraft from around the world.