MRO https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7441/more en Aviation partners to form MRO Blockchain Alliance https://atwonline.com/mro/aviation-partners-form-mro-blockchain-alliance <div class="node-body article-body">Over the coming month, a group of aviation stakeholders will announce a collaborative MRO blockchain project that will give greater visibility over the lifecycle of aircraft parts.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/aviation-partners-form-mro-blockchain-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/aviation-partners-form-mro-blockchain-alliance#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:57:00 +0000 316099 at https://atwonline.com EasyJet reconsiders equalized MRO program https://atwonline.com/mro/easyjet-reconsiders-equalized-mro-program <div class="node-body article-body">Minimizing aircraft downtime is a mantra of MRO, but UK LCC easyJet is finding that as some of its Airbus aircraft get older, the ground-breaking maintenance program that it started using in 2004 to break up big maintenance checks into smaller overnight packages is not working. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/easyjet-reconsiders-equalized-mro-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/easyjet-reconsiders-equalized-mro-program#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Wed, 16 Oct 2019 17:13:00 +0000 316094 at https://atwonline.com EasyJet Further M&As expected among MROs https://atwonline.com/mro/further-mas-expected-among-mros <div class="node-body article-body">Another round of ownership changes are expected in the MRO sector, driven by high valuations and private-equity (PE) companies reaching the end of their investment cycle.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/further-mas-expected-among-mros" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/further-mas-expected-among-mros#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Wed, 16 Oct 2019 16:54:00 +0000 316093 at https://atwonline.com TurbineAero opens $10.7 million APU MRO facility in Thailand https://atwonline.com/mro/turbineaero-opens-107-million-apu-mro-facility-thailand <div class="node-body article-body">TurbineAero has opened an auxiliary power unit (APU) repair facility outside Bangkok that will allow it to almost double its capacity in Southeast Asia.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/turbineaero-opens-107-million-apu-mro-facility-thailand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/turbineaero-opens-107-million-apu-mro-facility-thailand#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:44:00 +0000 316089 at https://atwonline.com TurbineAero MRO providers battle demand-led market https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-providers-battle-demand-led-market <div class="node-body article-body">Maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) providers are struggling for survival because they are unable to match intensely seasonal demand with higher prices. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-providers-battle-demand-led-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-providers-battle-demand-led-market#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Tue, 15 Oct 2019 18:28:00 +0000 316085 at https://atwonline.com EasyJet urges MRO providers to adapt https://atwonline.com/mro/easyjet-urges-mro-providers-adapt <div class="node-body article-body">UK LCC easyJet is calling on maintenance providers to take a more proactive approach to technical disruptions, which can trigger huge passenger compensation bills, directly impacting airline financial results.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/easyjet-urges-mro-providers-adapt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/easyjet-urges-mro-providers-adapt#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Tue, 15 Oct 2019 18:24:00 +0000 316084 at https://atwonline.com <p>EasyJet A320</p> Lufthansa Technik, GE Aviation engine MRO shop opens in Poland https://atwonline.com/mro/lufthansa-technik-ge-aviation-engine-mro-shop-opens-poland <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa Technik and GE Aviation have launched a new MRO facility, XEOS, in southwest Poland to overhaul GEnx-2B and, eventually, GE9X engines.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/lufthansa-technik-ge-aviation-engine-mro-shop-opens-poland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/lufthansa-technik-ge-aviation-engine-mro-shop-opens-poland#comments Daily News Engines MRO Tue, 01 Oct 2019 15:58:00 +0000 315977 at https://atwonline.com <p>XEOS engine MRO facility</p> Lufthansa Technik Austrian Airlines tests drones for aircraft inspections https://atwonline.com/mro/austrian-airlines-tests-drones-aircraft-inspections <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa subsidiary Austrian Airlines has been trialing the use of drone technology to inspect paint and structural damage on its fleet of 36 Airbus A320 family aircraft. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/austrian-airlines-tests-drones-aircraft-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/austrian-airlines-tests-drones-aircraft-inspections#comments Daily News MRO ATW Plus Tue, 10 Sep 2019 15:47:00 +0000 315762 at https://atwonline.com Austrian Airlines Airbus, Thai Airways to build new MRO facility in Thailand https://atwonline.com/mro/airbus-thai-airways-build-new-mro-facility-thailand <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus and Thai Airways plan to begin construction of a new, expanded MRO facility at Thailand’s U-Tapao Rayong Pattaya International Airport next year, as part of the airport’s development program.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/airbus-thai-airways-build-new-mro-facility-thailand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/airbus-thai-airways-build-new-mro-facility-thailand#comments Daily News MRO ATW Plus Fri, 06 Sep 2019 14:44:00 +0000 315739 at https://atwonline.com <p>Thai Airways A350-900</p> Rob Finlayson Jetstar A320 thrust reverser incident prompts maintenance changes https://atwonline.com/mro/jetstar-a320-thrust-reverser-incident-prompts-maintenance-changes <div class="node-body article-body">A forgotten maintenance lockout pin that prevented a Jetstar Airbus A320 thrust reverser from operating has led Qantas and Airbus to change maintenance procedures, an Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) incident report revealed.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/jetstar-a320-thrust-reverser-incident-prompts-maintenance-changes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/jetstar-a320-thrust-reverser-incident-prompts-maintenance-changes#comments Daily News MRO ATW Plus Fri, 06 Sep 2019 13:39:00 +0000 315735 at https://atwonline.com <p>Jetstar Airbus A320</p> Rob Finlayson