Sine Draco Acquires an Airbus A321-200 for P-F Prototype Development
FEBRUARY 13, 2020
Nanchang, China and Bellevue, WA — Sine Draco Aviation Development Ltd. (“Sine Draco”) announced the acquisition of an Airbus A321-200, MSN 963 for its passenger-to-freighter conversion program (SDF). The aircraft will serve as the prototype for Sine Draco’s supplemental type certificate (STC) development.
The Sine Draco team of industry veterans and experts has a very successful record of STC development and implementation. The staff includes members with significant experience andcareers in aerospace design, certification, modification and passenger-to-freighter conversion programs.
Sine Draco anticipates approval of its STC for t he A321-SDF in mid 2021. The Company began feasibility analysis and engineering development several years ago. Sine Draco will design and certify the conversion solution, produce the conversion kits, and perform the conversions in partnership with a world-wide network of industry leading partners. The prototype aircraft will be converted and certified at a U.S. MRO facility, and the company expects to establish multiple conversion sites in the U.S. and China.
“We have the right team in place and intend to provide the best market solution to the industry. The Sine Draco A321-SDF will be successful and beneficial for all of our partners and customers.” said Alex Deriugin, CEO of Sine Draco.
About Sine Draco
Sine Draco is a multi-national corporation with headquarters in Nanchang, Jiangxi Province, China with a subsidiary in Bellevue, Washington, USA. Sine Draco’s business portfolio includes investment management, aircraft design, modification and certification, aircraft part-out, and MRO development. Sine Draco provides a wide range of management, certification, technical, design and engineering services for the international commercial aviation industry.