The main mergers, acquisitions and consolidations in the MRO industry

Romain Guillot

2019/01/16 | 598 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO
The main mergers, acquisitions and consolidations in the MRO industry © Rheinland Air Service (RAS) acquired Contact Air Technik GmbH in Saarbrücken. Picture © Contact Air

2018 was marked by a whole range of consolidations and buy-outs that directly or indirectly affected the aerospace maintenance, a trend which should continue this year and which will also affect France.

Of course, the mergers of large groups (UTC-Rockwell Collins, Safran-Zodiac) were significant developments for the aviation sector due to their production-related aspects, but these consolidations could not help but have a major impact on the maintenance and service activities for their eq...(…)

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