NEWS


China: The LEAP engine MRO network has just taken a great leap forwards
2019/09/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

One of the largest engine maintenance centers in the world is ready for CFM International's LEAP engines. MTU Maintenance Zhuhai has just taken charge of its first LEA...


SGS heads out to conquer the MRO sector
2019/09/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

SGS has put its finger on the fact that aviation maintenance is an activity that is full of promise. Two years ago, the Swiss group (though founded in France) decided ...


2019/09/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Airbus on Wednesday increased its estimate of the number of new aircraft needed over the coming two decades as airlines seek more fuel-efficient planes even as it tri...


The increase in engine inspections is weighing on operations
2019/09/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Rolls-Royce's Trent 1000 is continuing to generate a buzz, as the British engine manufacturer continues to work on the premature ageing problems affecting its Package ...


MRO Asia-Pacific 2019: A Special Report to be published on 25th September
2019/09/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

As we do each year, Le Journal de l'Aviation will cover the MRO Asia-Pacific event which will be held on 25th and 26th September in Singapore. A Special Report will...


MRO: Airbus, AirAsia and Sepang Aircraft Engineering set their sights high
2019/09/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Sepang Aircraft Engineering's (SAE) new development project was announced as a major aircraft order from AirAsia was finalised at the end of August (twelve A330-900s a...


MRO: Châteauroux-Déols airport will have its giant hangar at the end of 2020
2019/09/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Marcel Dassault international airport in Châteauroux took advantage of the 30th World Aerobatic Championships (WAC 2019) two weeks ago to confirm the construction of a v...


2019/09/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

An Air India flight was delayed by several hours after a swarm of bees landed on the cockpit window, attacking ground staff when they tried to remove them, officials ...


2019/09/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

At least seven people were killed and another three injured when a small plane crashed in southwestern Colombia on Sunday, a firefighter said."Nine people were on boa...


2019/09/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Is it a bird, is it a plane? No, says Dutch airline KLM, when it comes to one of its shortest routes, it will soon be a train.In a bid to cut its environmental impact...