New Italian Revenue Stream Opens For Lufthansa Technik

By James Pozzi Jun 05, 2023
The MRO's parent airline Lufthansa has acquired a stake in the Italian flag carrier.
Services & Support

Fast 5: LHT Leverages Additive For Faster Cabin Parts Manufacturing

By Henry Canaday May 10, 2023
Aenne Koester, Lufthansa Technik’s head of additive engineering and manufacturing, discusses strategies for additive polymer manufacturing.
Emerging Technologies

LHT Recovery Continues Despite Cost Rises

By Alex Derber May 05, 2023
First-quarter revenue was up 16% year on year to €1.54 billion.
Services & Support

How Will New Propulsion Technologies Affect The Aviation Aftermarket?

By James Pozzi May 05, 2023
A look at the future of new propulsion technologies, such as pure electric, hybrid-electric and hydrogen propulsion in aviation and their effect on MRO.
Emerging Technologies

MROs Must Take Action On Sustainability And Workforce Diversity

By Lee Ann Shay May 05, 2023
Doing nothing to solve these problems really isn’t an option.
Workforce & Training

Shark-Inspired Aircraft Mod Makes Sustainability Progress

By Prachi Patel May 03, 2023
German companies Lufthansa Technik and BASF say the surface technology will achieve more efficiency gains and a CO2 emission reduction of up to 3%.
Emerging Technologies

LED Airline Cabin Lighting Advances Toward Fashion And Flexibility

By Paul Seidenman May 02, 2023
LED lighting advancements offer high fashion and flexibility for modern aircraft cabins.
Interiors & Connectivity

MROs Look Beyond The iPad For Digitalization Road Map

John Walton May 02, 2023
Maintenance providers share lessons learned from incorporating digital devices in the hangar—and where the technology roadmap is headed next.
Emerging Technologies

Electronic Technical Logs Expand Capabilities And Customers

By Lindsay Bjerregaard May 01, 2023
ETL providers are increasing system functionality and growing their global customer bases.
Marketplace

Lufthansa Technik Joins Safran’s A320neo Leap 1A Nacelles Network

By James Pozzi Apr 20, 2023
The German MRO giant will undertake repairs for nacelles found on the engine type.
MRO Americas

Lufthansa Technik Strategic MRO Evaluation In India Includes AIESL

By Kurt Hofmann Apr 19, 2023
AIESL is progressing toward a sale by its government owner, and this transformation has created interest for global MRO providers.
Maintenance & Training

Lufthansa Technik Considers North American Expansion

By Lee Ann Shay Apr 17, 2023
The MRO is evaluating four key areas.
MRO

GE, Delta TechOps, Lufthansa Technik Transform Aftermarket Operations

By Lee Ann Shay Apr 07, 2023
Major MRO providers continue to add capabilities while pursuing efficiency gains and new technologies.
Aircraft & Propulsion

New Additive Methods, Materials Expand Adoption For MRO

By Henry Canaday Apr 04, 2023
A growing number of MROs and OEMs are using additive manufacturing to expand design freedom and improve replacement parts.
Emerging Technologies

MRO Contracts And News Briefs For April 2023

Apr 03, 2023
Acquisitions, engine servicing agreements and passenger-to-freighter conversions are MRO news highlights for April 2023.
Aircraft & Propulsion

When Will Supply Chain Pain End?

By Lee Ann Shay Mar 10, 2023
How MROs are adapting to deal with supply chain disruptions and related shortages.
Supply Chain

Lufthansa Technik Plans To Build New VIP Completions Hangar

By Lee Ann Shay Mar 09, 2023
Lufthansa Technik plans to build a new facility for VIP aircraft outfitting and completions in Hamburg.
Maintenance & Training

Inside MRO News Briefs And Contracts

Mar 07, 2023
New repair and trainings centers, along with joint ventures and support contracts feature in Contracts and News Briefs this month.
Supply Chain

Lufthansa Technik Opens Engine Training Center

By James Pozzi Feb 21, 2023
The center for the training of engine mechanics was opened on Monday (Feb. 20) in the Rahlstedt district of Hamburg.
Workforce & Training

Bio-Sourced Materials Could Make Composites Greener

By Thierry Dubois Feb 13, 2023
While fuel savings in flight are the preponderant environmental outcome of using composites, changes in manufacturing would be welcome.
Emerging Technologies

Inside MRO News Briefs And Contracts

Feb 10, 2023
Facility expansions, joint ventures and support contracts feature in Contracts and News Briefs this month.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Avianca Signs Up For Lufthansa Technik’s Aviatar

By James Pozzi Feb 08, 2023
The Colombian airline has agreed a five-year contract for the digital platform to provide condition monitoring for its Airbus narrowbody and widebody fleet.
Emerging Technologies

Air France and Lufthansa Offer Mutual Support for APUs

By Alex Derber Jan 31, 2023
Both airlines have outsourced signed agreements with airline affiliated maintenance providers.
Services & Support

Lufthansa Technik Builds Toward Digital Powerhouse

By Henry Canaday Jan 24, 2023
The MRO has incorporated two major maintenance software systems under its Aviatar portfolio and has integrated a Lufthansa IT business into its MRO operations.
Emerging Technologies

Lufthansa Technik To Expand Shannon MRO Business

By James Pozzi Jan 17, 2023
German MRO is targeting further capacity, new capabilities and jobs in Shannon.
Services & Support