Predicting a jump in demand by airlines for support services as the world’s fleets expand over the next 20 years, Airbus has created dedicated business units for maintenance, training, operations and upgrades. In its first Global Services Forecast, the European airframer believes that the world commercial aviation aftermarket services market will be worth $3 trillion over the next two decades. The bulk of that - $1.8 trillion – will be accounted for by MRO services, growing from ...

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