Which airline has the biggest fleet in the world?

When measuring the fleet size there are multiple things that need to be considered. Some factors that are taken into consideration are the number of passengers carried, fleet size, asset value, profit generated, and so on. But the actual fleet size is measured only in the number of planes or aircraft housed by the airline.…

New Technologies in MRO industry

In comparison to the other digital transformation fields, the maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) industry has evolved slowly. While technology has been used to improve the detection of damaged parts and streamline repair processes, maintenance is still a human activity that relies on touch. Technology has an impact only in the sense that it allows…

Commercial space travel is becoming a reality

Have you ever wondered what epochal historical moments you will witness throughout your life? And the modern progress of technology and science has made this expectation more and more realistic. And we are sure that the vast majority of you have dreamed of flying into space at least once in your life. Will there ever…

How to become an aircraft maintenance engineer?

Aircraft maintenance engineers have one of the crucial roles when it comes to aircraft safety, and also their optimal use by airlines. Flying is usually said to be the safest mode of transport, and this is at least true in terms of fatalities per distance traveled. The greatest gratitude for this safety goes to the…

Necessity for every airline

We have already emphasized it so many times, but it is never a loss to repeat that the safety of the aircraft is in the first place. The primary task of every MRO is to bring every plane in perfect condition. It involves thorough inspections and repairs of anything that does not work properly on…

Poente Technical Academy is officially certified

Life is a dynamic game of setting goals, achieving them, and set high demands on winning the game. That one idea overwhelms you and gives a huge boost and energy to all the efforts to make it happen. What you believe, you can achieve. We from Poente Technical can flourish that one of the greatest…

How will air travel change after coronavirus pandemic?

All the attention in recent months has been directed to the coronavirus pandemic. The uncertainty brought to us by this situation has pushed all regular activities into the background. Today, when the situation is calming down and life is slowly returning to normal, we try to look at all the consequences that will occur to…

labor shortage in MRO

Labor shortage is a problem for the industry?

According to market forecasts, one of the biggest challenges for MROs in the future will be the problem of labor shortages. The rise in fleet appears to be massively outpacing the proposed maintenance technician quantity, particularly in the US and Europe. This is confirmed by the data from Boeing and Airbus market forecasts. Maintenance technicians are predicted to…

How long aircraft lifespan lasts?

How long airplane lifespan lasts?

You are certainly aware that airplanes are quite expensive, both for production and maintenance. And have you ever wondered how long an airplane can be in service? You may be aware that there are many old airplanes still flying in today’s skies. Are you knowledgeable about how the airplane lifespan  is delimited? The subject is…