A380 Engine Reliability High But Spare Parts Risk Arises

Credit: Air France Industries-KLM Engineering & Maintenance, Patrick Delapierre
Aviation Week’s 2017 Commercial Forecast projects maintenance spending on the Airbus A380’s Engine Alliance (EA) GP7200s will total nearly $4.2 billion in 2016 dollars for about about 800 MRO events in 2017-26. By the end of September 2016, 118 A380s were powered by variants of the GP7200...

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