The digital revolution first put maintenance data online, saving paper and major hassles. Then laptops brought data to techs, saving walking time to desktops and kiosks. Smartphones, handhelds and tablets are starting to cut weight from techs' bags and shoulders. What's next? Wearable computing promises many of the same benefits as the latest tablets, but with hands-free operation. And who needs to have their hands free more than aviation maintenance technicians and engineers? ...


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