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Lufthansa Technik wins CFM56 maintenance contract with Frontier
2021/12/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Frontier Airlines has chosen Lufthansa Technik (LHT) to repair and overhaul 21 CFM56-5B engines. This five years contract also includes surgical repairs that can be do...


Meet Nathalie Rubi: Electronics Engineer in the Airbus Helicopters Design Office
2021/12/09 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Nathalie Rubi is well known in her department. Star wars mugs flank her desk and several funny photo-shopped team pictures line the walls around her office. She is an ...


Jill Albertelli Succeeds Matthew Bromberg as President of Pratt & Whitney Military Engines
2021/12/08 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

 Pratt & Whitney today named Jill Albertelli President of its Military Engines business, succeeding Matthew Bromberg, who has elected to leave the company to ...


Bombardier Names Nick W. Verdea Recipient of 2021 Safety Standdown Award
2021/12/08 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

A long-time Safety Standdown supporter, Verdea has demonstrated exceptional safety leadership throughout his 25-year aviation careerInfluential award recognizes except...


Etihad welcomed a group of aircraft mechanics to its national workforce
2021/11/26 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

This week, Etihad welcomed its first graduates from the Aircraft Mechanics Development Programme, after successfully receiving the Category A in Aircraft Maintenance l...


OGMA strengthens its collaboration with Pratt & Whitney on the GTF
2021/11/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

This is a logical new capability for OGMA (Indústria Aeronáutica de Portugal S.A). Just one year after boarding Pratt & Whitney's PW1100G-JM engine support network, the ...


Numerous P2F conversion contracts announced in November
2021/11/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

This month of November was particularly prosperous in announcements of Passenger to Cargo Conversions (P2F). Texas-based Aero Capital Solutions (ACS) has ordered 1...


Gulf Air selects AFI KLM E&M for the MRO of its CFM56-5B fleet
2021/11/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) and Gulf Air have signed a full support contract for the CFM56-5B engines powering the Bahrain's carr...


MTU Maintenance launches CORTEX, a new engine fleet management software
2021/11/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

MTU Maintenance has launched a new engine fleet management software called CORTEX. LATAM Airlines, with a fleet of over 200 V2500 engines, is the launch customer. The...


2021/11/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

GA Telesis continues to lead the USM market with the disassembly of two Boeing 737NG, two Airbus A330-200, and four Airbus A340-600 aircraft. GAT's Component Solutions...