Fast 5: Technology's Role In Driving Efficiencies

By Keith Mwanalushi Dec 08, 2022
Nauman Saeed, chief operator officer at SkySelect talks about the growing emphasis on utilizing new MRO software solutions for new incoming fleets.
Emerging Technologies
Air India Begins Major Widebody Cabin Retrofit Program
Air India has committed more than $400 million to refurbish the cabins on all of its current widebodies, comprising 27 Boeing 787s and 13 777s.
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Collins Opens Massive Indian Engineering, Operations Centers
Over the next five years Collins plans to spend $200 million on building up its engineering and manufacturing capabilities in India.
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Private Equity Firm Buys Painting Specialist IAC

By James Pozzi Dec 08, 2022
Middle market fund Tiger Infrastructure Partners closed the deal on Monday (Dec. 5).
Services & Support

Data Tool: MRO Demand in UK 2023-32

By Prachi Patel Dec 07, 2022
How's UK's commercial aftermarket is forecast to grow over the next decade.

GE Aerospace Plans Aftermarket Tech Acceleration Center

By Lindsay Bjerregaard Dec 07, 2022
GE Aerospace is opening a new facility that will focus on developing advanced engine inspection, repair and overhaul technologies.
Emerging Technologies

U.S. Aftermarket Specialist Acquires ACLAS Technics

By James Pozzi Dec 07, 2022
Acquisition will see C&L Aviation Group take on new aircraft and parts capability.
Services & Support

Bombardier To Open Full-Service Facility In Abu Dhabi

By Molly McMillin Dec 06, 2022
Bombardier announced plans to open a service center at the Abu Dhabi International Airport in the UAE as it works to expand its aftermarket network. 
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Widebody MRO Gets Post-Pandemic Boost

By Henry Canaday Dec 05, 2022
Lagging widebody deliveries are offsetting delayed widebody recovery, which is generating healthy MRO demand.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Lufthansa Technik Opens Irish Engine Shop

By James Pozzi Dec 05, 2022
The mobile engine services center will operate in Celbridge, Kildare.
Services & Support

Jetstar Asia Expands ST Engineering A320 MRO Partnership

Swaati Ketkar Dec 05, 2022
The airline has expanded its line and base maintenance contracts while adding a new component support agreement.
Services & Support

Engines of Growth

By Alex Derber Dec 05, 2022
How the commercial engine aftermarket edged towards recovery in 2022.
Services & Support

Fast 5: How Mid-Life and Mature Asset Demand Is Shaping Up

By James Pozzi Dec 02, 2022
Daniel Watson, chief commercial officer at Austin, Texas-based aircraft and engine lessor Aero Capital Solutions (ACS), discusses the leasing market.
Aircraft & Propulsion

United Airlines Appoints New Tech Ops Leader

By Lee Ann Shay Dec 02, 2022
Maria Deacon will take over the aftermarket job vacant since April.
Workforce & Training

M&A Activity in Avionics, Instruments MRO

By Lee Ann Shay Dec 01, 2022
A New York investment firm acquires a Part 145 repair station in Monroe, North Carolina.

Extension For 737-7, 737-10 Approvals Could Come With Upgrade Mandates

By Sean Broderick Dec 01, 2022
A potential flight crew alerting deadline extension affecting the Boeing 737-7 and 737-10 has not swayed pilots who want to see U.S. Congress hold the line.
Safety, Ops & Regulation

FL Technics Gains FAA Engine Approval

By James Pozzi Dec 01, 2022
The certification allows the Lithuania-based MRO provider to conduct engine maintenance on U.S.-registered aircraft.
Services & Support

SR Technics Adopts Digitalization Platform

Swaati Ketkar Nov 30, 2022
SR Technics plans to implement a cloud-based enterprise resource planning platform to simplify its maintenance operations.
Emerging Technologies

Staffing Up Digitally For MRO Work Surges

By Henry Canaday Nov 30, 2022
StaffNow’s digital platform for temporary mechanic staffing is expanding to the U.S.—and possibly even further.
Workforce & Training

Cameroon Starts Post-Graduate Aircraft Recycling, Maintenance Training

By Victoria Moores Nov 28, 2022
Cameroon has launched university-level aviation training focused on aircraft maintenance and recycling.
Workforce & Training

ST Engineering MRO Segment Grows But Trails Pre-Pandemic Level

By Chen Chuanren Nov 28, 2022
The Singaporean MRO provider continues to be affected by the lagging recovery of Asia-Pacific international travel, which only accelerated after June 2022.  

How Airlines Are Strategizing Shop Visits

By Alex Derber Nov 27, 2022
With the passenger market recovery proving bumpy in certain parts of the world, it was thought that airlines would seek flight-hour-based engine…
Aircraft & Propulsion

Will China’s Leasing Reorientation Extend to the Aftermarket?

By Alex Derber Nov 27, 2022
Chinese lessors may offload their foreign exposures and buy up Chinese airline aircraft owned by non-Chinese lessors.

Lufthansa Selects Rival For APU Work

By Alex Derber Nov 27, 2022
EPCOR will handle all warranty repairs on Pratt & Whitney Canada-manufactured APS5000 auxiliary power units.
Services & Support

OEM Disconnect Compounds MRO’s Supply Chain Pain

By Lindsay Bjerregaard Nov 22, 2022
Airlines and parts suppliers have turned to collaboration and smart forecasting to combat supply chain woes.
Supply Chain