Special Topics Pages https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/31641/more en CFM Continues To Expand LEAP Aftermarket Network https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/cfm-continues-expand-leap-aftermarket-network <div class="field-byline"> GE Aviation </div> <div class="field-deck"> Six overhaul sites on line by year-end 2019 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Since the LEAP engine program was launched more than a decade ago, CFM has committed to both developing internal capability through CFM Services, as well as working with its partners to expand third-party MRO capability to support the industry's fastest-growing fleet.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/cfm-continues-expand-leap-aftermarket-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/cfm-continues-expand-leap-aftermarket-network#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle North America Mon, 20 May 2019 04:03:00 +0000 1960862 at https://aviationweek.com Engine Parts Pooling Provides Power With Prudence https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/engine-parts-pooling-provides-power-prudence <div class="node-body article-body">There are hundreds of thousands of parts in an aircraft and it’s arguable that the highest concentration of those can be found in the whole powerplant system. Ensuring that every part is airworthy is vital, so keeping spares at hand is necessary at all times.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/engine-parts-pooling-provides-power-prudence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/engine-parts-pooling-provides-power-prudence#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Thu, 16 May 2019 10:52:00 +0000 1960721 at https://aviationweek.com CFM Emirates Cuts Unscheduled Engine Removals by One-Third https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/emirates-cuts-unscheduled-engine-removals-one-third <div class="node-body article-body">The UAE airline is using a new GE predictive tool for managing engines that is reaping major benefits.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/emirates-cuts-unscheduled-engine-removals-one-third" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/emirates-cuts-unscheduled-engine-removals-one-third#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Thu, 16 May 2019 10:52:00 +0000 1960722 at https://aviationweek.com Boeing The X-Factor: Behind The Opening Of XEOS https://aviationweek.com/x-factor-behind-opening-xeos <div class="node-body link-body"> In Środa Śląska, outside of Wroclaw, Poland, a massive facility encompassing over 35,000-square-meters emblazoned with a giant shimmering X has opened for business and is already making aviation industrial history.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="https://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/HERO_XEOS-1280x640.png?1557243604" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/x-factor-behind-opening-xeos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Tue, 07 May 2019 15:37:00 +0000 1960345 at https://aviationweek.com A&D's Workforce: Closing The Gap On Diversity And Inclusion https://aviationweek.com/workforce/ads-workforce-closing-gap-diversity-and-inclusion <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by PWC </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As U.S. demographics shift, the A&D industry needs to expand well beyond its talent pool.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/workforce/ads-workforce-closing-gap-diversity-and-inclusion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/workforce/ads-workforce-closing-gap-diversity-and-inclusion#comments Workforce Tue, 30 Apr 2019 09:38:00 +0000 1957761 at https://aviationweek.com Connected FMS: A Powerful Solution For Every Phase Of Flight https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/connected-fms-powerful-solution-every-phase-flight <div class="node-body video-body">Where GE’s Flight Management System delivers gains in efficiency and economy for individual flights, the new Connected FMS aims to provide even greater gains for the fleet. The capability to optimize flight plans while in route promises significant benefits. The process is fast, efficient and secure.</div> <div class="field-byline"> GE Aviation </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/connected-fms-powerful-solution-every-phase-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/connected-fms-powerful-solution-every-phase-flight#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:51:00 +0000 1952721 at https://aviationweek.com We Build It https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/we-build-it <div class="node-body video-body">At GE Aviation, everyday more than 47,000 people are working around the world to make a difference.</div> <div class="field-byline"> GE Aviation </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/we-build-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/we-build-it#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:51:00 +0000 1952731 at https://aviationweek.com CFM Continues To Expand LEAP Aftermarket Network https://aviationweek.com/cfm-continues-expand-leap-aftermarket-network <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Since the LEAP engine program was launched more than a decade ago, CFM has committed to both developing internal capability through CFM Services, as well as working with its partners to expand third-party MRO capability to support the industry’s fastest-growing fleet.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="https://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/LEAP_1A_Borescope_01.jpg?1555553641" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/cfm-continues-expand-leap-aftermarket-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:48:00 +0000 1952711 at https://aviationweek.com Suite Support For The Fuller Engine Life https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/suite-support-fuller-engine-life <div class="node-body article-body">For everyone who says, “small is beautiful”, there are those who prefer to say “the bigger, the better”. When it comes to aero engines, both have their supporters but surely no-one could think that an engine whose diameter is greater than the diameter of a Boeing 737 is anything less than impressive.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/suite-support-fuller-engine-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/suite-support-fuller-engine-life#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Mon, 15 Apr 2019 11:17:00 +0000 1950801 at https://aviationweek.com Boeing GE On Wing Support Expanding To Provide Increased Customer Service https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge-wing-support-expanding-provide-increased-customer-service <div class="field-byline"> GE Aviation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GE Aviation's On Wing Support center in the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky USA region is expanding to meet the growing demand for its engine repair services.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge-wing-support-expanding-provide-increased-customer-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge-wing-support-expanding-provide-increased-customer-service#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Mon, 08 Apr 2019 08:39:00 +0000 1946921 at https://aviationweek.com