Last Update September 13, 2018


  • Aircraft, Helicopter, UAV, Spacecraft & related equipment
  • Maintenance Repair Overhaul and Logistics Support
  • Services (R&D, training, engineering, consultancy, …)

AIROD was originally the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) Aircraft Inspection, Repair and Overhaul Depot formed in 1975. AIROD, a registered company incorporated in Malaysia, was established as a joint venture Company in January 1985. Shareholders then included Lockheed Aircraft Service International (LASI) and National Aerospace and Defense Industries (NADI).

In 1995 LASI shares were acquired by Malaysian Helicopter Services (MHS) and DZJJ Sdn Bhd, both locally based companies.

In 1997, MHS sold its entire stake to another local based company PJS Industries Sdn Bhd. PJS currently holds the majority interest in AIROD, making it the largest single shareholder.

AIROD is strategically located at the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SAAS) Airport Complex (formerly known as the Kuala Lumpur International Airport) northwest of the capital city Kuala Lumpur.

AIROD's multi-million dollar facility is an internationally recognized aerospace maintenance and modification center. Customs and immigration facilities are readily available on a pre-arranged basis.

The facility is gazetted as a tax exempt and security area. Therefore no import-export government or state taxes are imposed on the materials and components utilized to service customer's aircraft or components.

AIROD's facility includes :

  • A wide body hangar (78m x 170m) capable of accommodating two B-747s or eight C-130s at anyone time.
  • Six maintenance & modification hangars.
  • A dedicated paint and strip hangar with modern environmental facilities.
  • Three Test Cells (jet, prop and industrial gas turbine engine)
  • Aircraft Hangars - 258,000 sq. ft.
  • Engine & Aerocomponent Workshop - 106,000 sq. ft.
  • Avionics Workshops - 21,000 sq. ft.
  • Logistics & Workshops - 49,100 sq. ft.
  • Administration - 21,600 sq. ft.
  • Parking Apron - 347,500 sq. ft.

AIROD performs Depot Level Maintenance, Inspection, Modification, Refurbishment, Corrosion Control/Repair, Operational Checks, Crash Damage Repair for the following aircraft types:

  • Lockheed C130/L100
  • Northrop F-5
  • Grumman A-4 Skyhawk
  • Aemacchi MB339
  • Pilatus PC-6 & PC-7
  • King Air B200T
  • DHC-4 Caribou
  • Cessna 402B
  • Boeing 737-200
  • DHC-6 Twin Otter
  • Hawk Mk 108/208
  • Challenger CL600
  • Fokker F-28
  • Dassault Falcon F900
  • Bombardier Regional Jet
  • Sikorsky 561 A & 570A
  • Alouette III
  • Westland Wasp Has Mk 1
  • Agusta Al09
  • Eurocopter A5355 Ecureil
  • Dornier 228
  • Kazan Mi-17-1V

Airod Sdn. Bhd.

  • Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport, Jalan TUDM (Adjacent To Terminal 3), Selangor, Malaysia
  • +603 7846 5112
  • +603 7846 4709
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