Are Modern Aircraft Cheaper To Support?

Modern aircraft bring the promise of lower maintenance costs than their predecessors but other factors dictate that this may not be a certainty.
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With each new generation of aircraft, manufacturers tend to promise lower maintenance costs. They point to factors such as longer intervals between maintenance checks, fewer maintenance tasks, new materials and more durable components, as well as the power of digitization and predictive software to...

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