MRO http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7381/more en Then & Now: KLM Royal Dutch Airline 2005 vs. 2015 http://aviationweek.com/mro/then-now-klm-royal-dutch-airline-2005-vs-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Interactive infographic of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines' fleets from 2005 and 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/then-now-klm-royal-dutch-airline-2005-vs-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/then-now-klm-royal-dutch-airline-2005-vs-2015#comments MRO Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1350231 at http://aviationweek.com New Inspection Tools Designed To Reduce Aircraft Downtime http://aviationweek.com/mro/new-inspection-tools-designed-reduce-aircraft-downtime <div class="node-body article-body">Technology advances including lasers, software and imaging in inspection devices are making MRO fixes more reliable and more efficient.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/new-inspection-tools-designed-reduce-aircraft-downtime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/new-inspection-tools-designed-reduce-aircraft-downtime#comments MRO AWST-MRO MRO Links Global Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1347971 at http://aviationweek.com European Task Force Touches Hot-Button Drug, Alcohol-Testing Issue http://aviationweek.com/mro/european-task-force-touches-hot-button-drug-alcohol-testing-issue <div class="node-body article-body">Europe is on record as rejecting the kind of drug and alcohol tests required at U.S. MRO shops.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/european-task-force-touches-hot-button-drug-alcohol-testing-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/european-task-force-touches-hot-button-drug-alcohol-testing-issue#comments MRO AWST-MRO Safety & Regulatory News North America Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1347941 at http://aviationweek.com Post-Downturn MRO Rebound Projected By Many May Not Happen At All http://aviationweek.com/mro/post-downturn-mro-rebound-projected-many-may-not-happen-all <div class="field-deck"> Changes Could Mean New Era Of Slower, Steadier MRO Growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Is the wait for a bigger MRO rebound being supplanted by a new normal growth rate?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/post-downturn-mro-rebound-projected-many-may-not-happen-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/post-downturn-mro-rebound-projected-many-may-not-happen-all#comments MRO Analysis AW.com North America Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1347931 at http://aviationweek.com Sean Broderick/AW&ST Photo UAVs And Robotics Moving Into MRO http://aviationweek.com/mro/uavs-and-robotics-moving-mro <div class="field-deck"> Technological innovations are changing inspections, parts stocking and repairs </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Innovation is happening at major MROs, on the line at airlines and among engineers in the many small companies that supply or support aircraft maintenance around the world.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/uavs-and-robotics-moving-mro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/uavs-and-robotics-moving-mro#comments MRO AWST-MRO Technology Global Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1346551 at http://aviationweek.com LHT DolphiTech Using Ultrasound For Composite Material Inspections http://aviationweek.com/mro/dolphitech-using-ultrasound-composite-material-inspections <div class="node-body article-body">Ultrasound camera developed by DolphiTech proving its value for detecting defects in composites.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/dolphitech-using-ultrasound-composite-material-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/dolphitech-using-ultrasound-composite-material-inspections#comments Commercial Aviation MRO AWST-MRO Technology Global Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1346541 at http://aviationweek.com V2500 Overhauls On The Rise As Fleet Matures http://aviationweek.com/mro/v2500-overhauls-rise-fleet-matures <div class="field-deck"> As the V2500 fleet approaches middle age, its MRO needs are on the rise </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The V2500 has been in service since 1989—but when will the model’s annual overhaul volume peak?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/v2500-overhauls-rise-fleet-matures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/v2500-overhauls-rise-fleet-matures#comments MRO AWST-MRO Propulsion Global Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1346511 at http://aviationweek.com MTU Week in Tweets: Dreamliners, Throwback Thursday and Cartoons http://aviationweek.com/mro/week-tweets-dreamliners-throwback-thursday-and-cartoons <div class="node-body gallery-body">Collection of tweets from the MRO industry. Follow #AVMRO to join the conversation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/week-tweets-dreamliners-throwback-thursday-and-cartoons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/week-tweets-dreamliners-throwback-thursday-and-cartoons#comments MRO Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:18:00 +0000 1348841 at http://aviationweek.com JetBlue Adopts iPads For Line Maintenance http://aviationweek.com/mro/jetblue-adopts-ipads-line-maintenance <div class="field-deck"> JetBlue migrates iPads to technicians’ toolboxes </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After evaluating multiple tablet devices for maintenance functions, JetBlue selects the Apple iPad and is already seeing improved efficiency. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/jetblue-adopts-ipads-line-maintenance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/jetblue-adopts-ipads-line-maintenance#comments MRO AWST-MRO Operations North America Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1347911 at http://aviationweek.com JetBlue FAA Addressing Foreign Repair Station Oversight Shortcomings http://aviationweek.com/mro/faa-addressing-foreign-repair-station-oversight-shortcomings <div class="node-body article-body">European authorities are now ensuring some 400 repair stations there meet U.S. regulations, but were they adequately prepped for the task?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/faa-addressing-foreign-repair-station-oversight-shortcomings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/faa-addressing-foreign-repair-station-oversight-shortcomings#comments MRO AWST-MRO Safety & Regulatory News North America Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1347901 at http://aviationweek.com AF-KLM/Patrick Delapierre