MRO http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7381/more en The MRO Business Is More Complicated Than It Needs To Be http://aviationweek.com/mro/mro-business-more-complicated-it-needs-be <div class="node-body article-body"><p>If we were to step back and look at MRO logically&mdash;and holistically&mdash;would we structure it as it is now? Probably not.</p> <p>Individual airlines, maintenance facilities, engine test cells and backshops can streamline processes and insert technologies to make MRO functions more efficient, but obstructions hold us back.</p> <p>For instance, look at the contract language&mdash;can you protect your company but do so without adding verbiage that prevents you from getting to a deal quicker?</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/mro-business-more-complicated-it-needs-be" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/mro-business-more-complicated-it-needs-be#comments MRO AWIN Maintenance Check Global Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1208681 at http://aviationweek.com Techniques Identify No Fault Found Avionics Components http://aviationweek.com/mro/techniques-identify-no-fault-found-avionics-components <div class="field-deck"> Better data analytics, fault isolation and predictive maintenance tools target rogue avionics units </div> <div class="node-body article-body">No Fault Found components can be hard to troubleshoot, but new procedures are helping</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/techniques-identify-no-fault-found-avionics-components" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/techniques-identify-no-fault-found-avionics-components#comments MRO Avionics AWIN Global Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1207221 at http://aviationweek.com <p><strong>Air Wisconsin designated a core team from flight operations, maintenance control, line operations, component management and shop operations to deal with No Fault Founds.</strong></p> <div> &nbsp;</div> Air Wisconsin Airframers Help In Eliminating No Fault Found Components http://aviationweek.com/mro/airframers-help-eliminating-no-fault-found-components <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus uses detailed procedures to reduce incidence of no fault found components</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/airframers-help-eliminating-no-fault-found-components" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/airframers-help-eliminating-no-fault-found-components#comments MRO Avionics AWIN Global Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1207311 at http://aviationweek.com Can Malaysian Airlines’ MRO Subsidiary Survive? http://aviationweek.com/mro/can-malaysian-airlines-mro-subsidiary-survive <div class="field-deck"> Malaysian’s MRO division is profitable. But will that put it at the top of the ‘for sale’ list? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Despite MAS’s problems, its MRO subsidiary MAE remains an attractive business </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/can-malaysian-airlines-mro-subsidiary-survive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/can-malaysian-airlines-mro-subsidiary-survive#comments Commercial Aviation MRO AWIN MRO Asia Asia Pacific Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1207681 at http://aviationweek.com Filling MRO Staff Shortfall To Accommodate Asian Expansion http://aviationweek.com/mro/filling-mro-staff-shortfall-accommodate-asian-expansion <div class="field-deck"> Airframers are selling aircraft in Asia faster than to any other region. But who will maintain them? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Asian MRO providers taking steps to address ongoing shortage of trained personnel</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/filling-mro-staff-shortfall-accommodate-asian-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/filling-mro-staff-shortfall-accommodate-asian-expansion#comments Commercial Aviation MRO AWIN Training Asia Pacific Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1207751 at http://aviationweek.com <p><strong>ST Aerospace works closely with local education establishments to maintain a pipeline of trainees.</strong></p> ST Aerospace Bonded Repairs Prevailing On Composites http://aviationweek.com/mro/bonded-repairs-prevailing-composites-0 <div class="field-deck"> Views diverge on bonded repairs to primary composite structures </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Debate continues on merits of bolt-on versus bonded composite repairs </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/bonded-repairs-prevailing-composites-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/bonded-repairs-prevailing-composites-0#comments Commercial Aviation MRO AWIN Composites Global Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1212771 at http://aviationweek.com Aircraft, Component and Engine Leasing http://aviationweek.com/mro/aircraft-component-and-engine-leasing <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Lease and Exchange Programs</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>1. Company: Unique Airmotive Services</strong></p> <p>Product: <strong>Inventory and Consignment</strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/aircraft-component-and-engine-leasing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/aircraft-component-and-engine-leasing#comments MRO AWIN MRO Links Global Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1207881 at http://aviationweek.com Understanding How Fatigue Affects Work Performance http://aviationweek.com/mro/understanding-how-fatigue-affects-work-performance <div class="field-deck"> Acknowledging how sleep affects work quality </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Programs can effectively combat fatigue, reducing a leading cause of maintenance errors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/understanding-how-fatigue-affects-work-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/understanding-how-fatigue-affects-work-performance#comments MRO AWIN Human Factor Global Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1208041 at http://aviationweek.com Self-Assessment Checklist Helps Diagnose Fatigue Problems http://aviationweek.com/mro/self-assessment-checklist-helps-diagnose-fatigue-problems <div class="node-body article-body">Fatigue self-assessment checklist a useful tool in addressing this issue </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/self-assessment-checklist-helps-diagnose-fatigue-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/self-assessment-checklist-helps-diagnose-fatigue-problems#comments MRO AWIN Human Factor Global Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1208051 at http://aviationweek.com CFM56 Aftermarket Boom Is Imminent http://aviationweek.com/mro/cfm56-aftermarket-boom-imminent <div class="field-deck"> As the CFM56 order book cools, the aftermarket heats up </div> <div class="node-body article-body">MRO shops, OEMs see growing market for CFM56 maintenance </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/cfm56-aftermarket-boom-imminent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/cfm56-aftermarket-boom-imminent#comments Commercial Aviation MRO AWIN Engine Analysis Global Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1208131 at http://aviationweek.com <p><strong>With new engines rolling off the assembly line and many older powerplants still facing second or third shop -visits, the CFM56 spares market has room for growth.</strong></p> <div> &nbsp;</div> CFM International