Lufthansa Technik hangar
Gabriele Petrauskaite

Lufthansa Technik signs new contract: seeks to reign in China

Lufthansa Technik Shenzhen and China Aviation Supplies (CASC) signed a new long-term contract of Total Component Maintenance. The contract will make both parties the biggest component support providers in China....


Gabriele Petrauskaite

MRO companies: Technicians & mechanics shortage coming soon?

Aviation industry experts believe that the market of spare parts and MRO services will soon experience the golden age....


AirAsia announces new subsidiary, expands into MRO
Pijus Jauniskis

AirAsia announces new subsidiary, expands into MRO

AirAsia Berhad, a Malaysian low-cost carrier, has announced the formation of an engineering service entity Asia Digital Engineering (ADE). The MRO company will be a newly formed and wholly-owned subsidiary of AirAsia....


Fingermind gives MRO providers fast and reliable data access
AeroTime Team

Fingermind gives MRO providers fast and reliable data access

With the increase in traffic and aircraft becoming more technologically demanding with each new generation, the maintenance, repair, and overhaul business see a plethora of companies offering their innovative solutions. Among them, Fingermind developed a software suite accessible from tablets that allow for easy access to all information required for aeronautical maintenance....


AeroTime Team

Is Etihad’s record MRO operation way to go for all airlines?

The general rule in aviation proclaims: an aircraft is making money when it is flying. But under current circumstances, is it smart to use aircraft grounding time for maintenance in hopes of increasing its usability in the future? MRO industry experts, speaking during AIR Convention Digital Week, agree that this is indeed a smart decision. If you can afford it, that is....


JO Aeronautical Systems Capability Growth On The Middle East MRO
Bader Al Kalaldeh

JO Aeronautical Systems Capability Growth On The Middle East MRO

PROFILE:Jordan Aeronautical-systems Company (JAC) is an Approved Maintenance Organization (AMO) specialized in Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul and approved by Jordan Civil Aviation Regulator...


FAA warns operators to handle AoA sensors “properly”
AeroTime Team

FAA warns operators to handle AoA sensors “properly”

The United States Federal Aviation Administration issues a reminder to operators to perform “proper” operations and maintenance on angle of attack sensors. The reminder is not directly addressed to Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.  But a possible malfunction of these components was discussed in relation to two deadly crashes involving the aircraft type. ...


United Technologies reports $2.5B profit in 2Q 2019
AeroTime Team

United Technologies reports $2.5B profit in 2Q 2019

United Technologies reports $2.5 billion operating profit in the second quarter of 2019, and $4.6 billion for the first half of the year. The strong performance was partially helped by the ongoing Boeing 737 MAX global fleet grounding. ...


FL Technics implementing next generation mechanics training using
Avia Solutions Group

FL Technics implementing next generation mechanics training using

FL Technics, a global provider of integrated aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul service, which is part of Avia Solutions Group, has begun implementing VR modules for the basic training of aviat...


AeroTime Team

United Technologies to merge with Raytheon Company

United Technologies and Raytheon Company confirmed merger plans on June 9, 2019. Both companies are to enter an “all-stock merger of equals” to create one super-provider of aerospace and defense technologies....