How Airlines Are Shifting MRO Strategies 

By Henry Canaday Apr 19, 2021
Airlines around the world discuss their plans for insourcing vs outsourcing MRO
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Recovery Looks Promising: Republic Airways

By Lee Ann Shay Apr 19, 2021
Video Q&A with COO of Republic Airways
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Aeroflot Gains Inhouse Widebody C-Check Capability

Aeroflot, Russia’s largest passenger airline by fleet size, will for the first time conduct C-check maintenance of its Boeing 777 widebody in Russia.

lindsay.bjerre… Mon, 04/19/2021 - 20:17
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C&L AVIATION GROUP

Apr 19, 2021
C&L AVIATION GROUP is developing upgrade for ERJ 135/145 to convert Universal UNS-1K FMS to single or dual UNS-1Lw to address obsolescence issues;…
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AVENTURE AVIATION

Apr 19, 2021
AVENTURE AVIATION acquired two ex-Aeromexico 737-700s (33783/33790) for part out at Marana, AZ.
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MUIRHEAD AVIONICS

Apr 19, 2021
MUIRHEAD AVIONICS, UK was named by Astronics Test Systems as approved service center for its CTS 6000 testers.
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JET MAINTENANCE SOLUTIONS

JET MAINTENANCE SOLUTIONS (JET MS) opened business jet line maintenance station at Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, France.

amy.hardcastle… Mon, 04/19/2021 - 19:02
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Webinar: Accelerating Digital Adoption

Apr 19, 2021
This webinar took place April 19, 2021 and sponsored by L3Harris. The pandemic has led to many MROs reviewing the acceleration of digital projects…
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Podcast: Cyber Threats on Aviation - Know The Vulnerabilities

By Lee Ann Shay Apr 19, 2021
Understand the internal and external cybersecurity threats to aviation companies—as well as the weakest links.
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Outlook for Air Cargo Freighters Fleet & MRO
Gain insight into how the aftermarket will be affected by the new generation of engines with access to the one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) benefits: exclusive analysis presented by our trusted analysts.
michael.johnso… Fri, 04/16/2021 - 22:34
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Experience one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) member benefits with access to our briefing on Outlook for Air Cargo Freighters Fleet & MRO with insight on the outlook for freighter and passenger-to-freighter market.

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Outlook for Aircraft Engine Fleets & MRO
Gain insight into how the aftermarket will be affected by the new generation of engines with access to the one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) benefits: exclusive analysis presented by our trusted analysts.
michael.johnso… Fri, 04/16/2021 - 22:25
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Gain insight into how the aftermarket will be affected by the new generation of engines with access to the one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) benefits: exclusive analysis presented by our trusted analysts.

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MRO News Briefs, April 11-17, 2021

Apr 16, 2021
Progress on 777-300ERSF P2F Conversion Program Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and GECAS say they have passed the planned halfway phase of the STC…
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Fast 5: KF Aerospace On The Importance Of MRO Diversification

By James Pozzi Apr 16, 2021
Having navigated a challenging 12 months, Canadian MRO KF Aerospace is building for a post-crisis market. Gregg Evjen, the company's VP, engineering…
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MRO Market Changes And Trends To Expect In Pandemic Recovery

By Lee Ann Shay Apr 16, 2021
Aviation Week editors answer questions about the direction of the MRO industry as commercial aviation climbs out of the crisis.
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New 737 MAX Issue Tests Boeing’s Resolve
Repairs to in-service, stored aircraft likely.
ARTURO.MORA@IN… Fri, 04/16/2021 - 03:00
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MRO Sees Hopeful Signs For Pandemic Recovery

By Lee Ann Shay Apr 15, 2021
Despite ongoing concerns, MRO providers seeing room to hope as airline traffic rebounds.
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Opinion: Why You Should Care About Workforce Diversity
Startling examples from the aviation industry reveal there is more work to do in making the aviation aftermarket workforce more diverse.
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How Delta TechOps Is Transforming Itself

By Lee Ann Shay Apr 15, 2021
Delta TechOps’ new $100 million test cell in 2019 was just the start of its investment and transition.
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New MRO Career Opportunities for Transitioning Veterans

By Lindsay Bjerregaard Apr 15, 2021
VIPER Transitions is working with MRO industry partners to help service members transition more easily into aviation maintenance careers.
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RAI JETS SERVICE CENTER

Apr 15, 2021
RAI JETS SERVICE CENTER was established as Part 145 business jet repair station at 40,000 sq ft facility in Kalamazoo, MI.
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MROs Enter PTF Conversion Market As Cargo Demand Surges

By James Pozzi Apr 15, 2021
How MROs are taking advantage of the pandemic-related shift from passenger to cargo aircraft.
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Tackling Gender Barriers In Aviation Maintenance

By Lindsay Bjerregaard Apr 15, 2021
Women in the MRO workforce are still facing gender-related challenges on the job.
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The Latest In Military MRO
A glimpse at some military aftermarket specialists that have recently been landing new contracts and growing their facilities.
theresa.c.petr… Thu, 04/15/2021 - 08:00
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ARSA Recognizes MRO Community Advocate

Brett Levanto Apr 15, 2021
The Aeronautical Repair Station Association honors the memory of Leo Weston, who played a large role in ARSA’s founding.
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Industry Tracker Data Shows Airline Recovery Underway

Apr 15, 2021
Each month more aircraft are returning to service, with only 26% of aircraft parked or in parked/reserved status as of the end of February…
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