AFI KLM E&M is dealing with the ageing GE90s with Helios

Léo Barnier

2019/01/31 | 1586 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO
AFI KLM E&M is dealing with the ageing GE90s with Helios © AFI KLM E&M

For a little over a year and a half now, Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) has been involved in a major project, the maintenance of GE90 fan cases, and more precisely their static part, the fan stator module (FSM). The Air France-KLM group's MRO division means to deal with issues surrounding the ageing of these engines, which generates new maintenance activities, in particular to treat corrosion. Until now, this problem has only been managed by GE Aviation in c...(…)

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