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  • Fast 5: Pierre Reville, Sepang Aircraft Engineering's CEO
    on November 16, 2017 at 10:32 pm

    Who are the primary customers? The AirAsia Group, but not only AirAsia Malaysia, we also have Air Asia Indonesia, AirAsia Thailand and AirAsia India for base maintenance or C checks. We have customers from Singapore, Tigerair and Scoot (which is turning to Scoot now), for which we perform C checks and base maintenance. We also are painting the aircraft into the new yellow livery. […]

  • Honeywell, Emirates Sign Deal on A380 and 777 Spares
    on November 16, 2017 at 3:42 pm

    Honeywell Aerospace and Emirates have agreed a Component Service Solutions contract that will see the avionics specialist maintain aftermarket parts on the airline's Airbus A380 and Boeing 777 fleets. The contract runs through to 2031, and has been designed to help Emirates minimize downtime and costs. […]

  • Moog Projecting Near-Term Dip Followed By Steady Aftermarket Uptick
    on November 16, 2017 at 3:20 pm

    Motion and controls specialist Moog saw its commercial aftermarket sales increase about 5% in fiscal 2017, and expects a decline during the next 12 months before a steady uptick as more next-generation aircraft it has components on begin to mature, top executive John Scannell says. […]

  • Augmented Reality An Attractive Solution For Remote Interruptions
    on November 16, 2017 at 12:55 pm

    A new survey by enterprise resource planning and MRO software provider IFS has found that unplanned maintenance is the biggest challenge to maintaining aircraft operations, and maintenance managers see augmented reality technology as very useful in meeting this challenge. […]

  • Who's Buying?
    on November 16, 2017 at 12:41 pm


  • AFI KLM E&M Furthers Develops Predictive Maintenance Software
    on November 16, 2017 at 11:29 am

    Global MROs are offering much more than maintenance to their customers. Of course, when providing flight-hour support, logistics, part pools, predictive tools and much else may be included in the service bundle. But major MROs are also offering useful services ala carte. […]

  • Lufthansa Technik Mechanics Create New Damage Reporting App
    on November 16, 2017 at 10:34 am

    An application originally developed by mechanics at Lufthansa Technik’s Hamburg base is being deployed across the company thanks to LHT’s new idea management concept. […]

  • Top 10 In-Service Engines in Asia-Pacific: 2018-27
    on November 16, 2017 at 9:53 am

    Over the next decade, the in-service engine fleet in the Asia-Pacific region is projected to reach more than 18,000. This engine fleet will grow at a 5.5% over the forecast period. […]

  • Trent 900 Engines Added To Monarch A380 Capabilities
    on November 15, 2017 at 1:05 pm

    Monarch Aircraft Engineering has extended its line maintenance capabilities for the Airbus A380 by adding an approval for the Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engine. The certification from UK regulator the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) was announced early on Nov. 15 and adds to existing Part 145 approvals related to the engine type and the aircraft. […]

  • FAA Updates EFB Guidance, Introduces Greater Flexibility
    on November 15, 2017 at 12:25 pm

    FAA, responding to industry input seeking both harmonization with international standards and simplification for operators, has released a major update of its electronic flight bag (EFB) guidance for operators. […]