Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/32821/more en Heritage of Innovation (Interactive) Timeline https://aviationweek.com/heritage-innovation-interactive-timeline <div class="node-body link-body">As part of GE Aviation’s 100 Years of Reimagining Flight activities, the company has created an interactive historical timeline of its many Military, Commercial and Business & General Aviation engines that have powered aircraft through the decades. Once there, click on any image to reveal details on that particular engine.</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/GE%20Aviation%20Heritage%20of%20Innovation%20Timeline%20%28screenshot%29.jpg?1574196797" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/heritage-innovation-interactive-timeline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Tue, 19 Nov 2019 20:51:00 +0000 1970190 at https://aviationweek.com China Southern Airlines, GE Sign TrueChoice Services And Support Contract For B787 Fleet https://aviationweek.com/china-southern-airlines-ge-sign-truechoice-services-and-support-contract-b787-fleet <div class="node-body link-body">GE Aviation announced earlier this month a 12-year TrueChoice™ services agreement with China Southern Airlines for systems support across their Boeing 787 fleet. The agreement includes GE Aviation’s Avionics Systems content and capabilities with the signing taking place at the China International Import Expo.</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/China%20Southern%20and%20GE%20signing%20avionics%20Nov%202019%20IMG_1593.JPG?1574196581" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/china-southern-airlines-ge-sign-truechoice-services-and-support-contract-b787-fleet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Tue, 19 Nov 2019 20:47:00 +0000 1970189 at https://aviationweek.com Unison Launches Hi-Performance Igniter Plug on Alaska Airlines’ Fleet https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/unison-launches-hi-performance-igniter-plug-alaska-airlines-fle <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by GE </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Improved spark life under harsh conditions will extend time-on-wing for CFM56-7 engines.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/unison-launches-hi-performance-igniter-plug-alaska-airlines-fle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/unison-launches-hi-performance-igniter-plug-alaska-airlines-fle#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Tue, 19 Nov 2019 20:35:00 +0000 1970187 at https://aviationweek.com Sanad Aerotech Becomes Maintenance Center For LEAP Engines https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/sanad-aerotech-becomes-maintenance-center-leap-engines <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by GE </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Abu Dhabi facility will be responsible for maintaining 237 LEAP engines and 315 GEnx engines from 2020 under the new GE Aviation agreement.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/sanad-aerotech-becomes-maintenance-center-leap-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/sanad-aerotech-becomes-maintenance-center-leap-engines#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Tue, 19 Nov 2019 20:22:00 +0000 1970185 at https://aviationweek.com Will Blockchain Bring Transparency To Aviation Supply Chain? https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/will-blockchain-bring-transparency-aviation-supply-chain-0 <div class="field-byline"> Alex Derber </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Distributed ledgers could herald a new era of data collaboration within the aftermarket, but is the industry ready?</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/will-blockchain-bring-transparency-aviation-supply-chain-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/will-blockchain-bring-transparency-aviation-supply-chain-0#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Tue, 19 Nov 2019 19:29:00 +0000 1970212 at https://aviationweek.com MRO Demand Growth By Region, 2020-29 https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/mro-demand-growth-region-2020-29 <div class="field-byline"> Aviation Week Network Fleet and MRO Forecast </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Over the next decade, global commercial MRO demand, in U.S. dollars, is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 2.9%.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/mro-demand-growth-region-2020-29" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/mro-demand-growth-region-2020-29#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle MRO Top Stories Tue, 19 Nov 2019 18:48:00 +0000 1970210 at https://aviationweek.com Aftermarket Digitalization Makes Big Leaps, But Progress Still Needed https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/aftermarket-digitalization-makes-big-leaps-progress-still-nee-0 <div class="field-byline"> Alex Derber </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The digitalization of the aviation aftermarket is likely to be a never-ending process. As new technologies enter the sector, new methods are needed to capture, analyze and integrate their data.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/aftermarket-digitalization-makes-big-leaps-progress-still-nee-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/aftermarket-digitalization-makes-big-leaps-progress-still-nee-0#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Fri, 25 Oct 2019 15:47:00 +0000 1969313 at https://aviationweek.com GE Aviation Hungary Building An International Reputation for Excellence https://aviationweek.com/ge-aviation-hungary-building-international-reputation-excellence <div class="node-body link-body">Budapest is known for many things—a profusion of Baroque and Art Nouveau architecture, beautiful old churches, hilltop museums and old school cafés serving up decadent pastries on the banks of the majestic Danube River.</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_Hungary-1259x640.png?1572015068" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/ge-aviation-hungary-building-international-reputation-excellence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Fri, 25 Oct 2019 14:47:00 +0000 1968840 at https://aviationweek.com Introducing GE Hungary in Veresegyház https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/introducing-ge-hungary-veresegyh-z <div class="node-body video-body">Check out this video on GE Aviation’s dedicated component repair center in Hungary and all they’re doing to improve turn-time with excellence – ultimately saving aircraft engine customers time and money.</div> <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by GE Aviation </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/introducing-ge-hungary-veresegyh-z" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/introducing-ge-hungary-veresegyh-z#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Fri, 25 Oct 2019 14:33:00 +0000 1968839 at https://aviationweek.com Lufthansa Technik GE Aviation JV Officially Launched https://aviationweek.com/lufthansa-technik-ge-aviation-jv-officially-launched <div class="node-body link-body"><p>The new engine MRO service facility will repair more than 200 engines per year by 2023.</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/xeos-facility-poland.jpg?1572013681" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/lufthansa-technik-ge-aviation-jv-officially-launched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Fri, 25 Oct 2019 14:18:00 +0000 1968837 at https://aviationweek.com