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F-35 European Maintenance Sites Announced

F-35 European Maintenance Sites Announced

The F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter program office announced today the European locations for heavy engine and heavy air frame maintenance, repair, overhaul and upgrade facilities. “In the European region, F-35 initial air frame MROU capability will be provided […]


Heavy Maintenance Segment Dominates the Military Support in Service Market

Heavy Maintenance Segment Dominates the Military Support in Service Market

The heavy maintenance segment has the highest potential for revenue generation among military support in services, as the defence sector is evolving into a support in service (SIS) oriented market. Expensive cost of new combat platforms purchase, along with budget […]


After 3 decades, maintainers keep B-1 on top

After 3 decades, maintainers keep B-1 on top

With a career that spans across three decades and a warfighting reputation that rivals nearly every aircraft in the Air Force’s arsenal, the B-1 Bomber has established itself as one of the United States’ most crucial assets to maintaining air […]


Air Force to Consolidate F-22 Depot Maintenance at Hill AFB

Air Force to Consolidate F-22 Depot Maintenance at Hill AFB

Air Force officials announced May 29 they are consolidating depot maintenance for the F-22 Raptor at the Ogden Air Logistics Complex at Hill Air Force Base, Utah. The depot maintenance work is currently split between the Ogden ALC and the […]


US DoD C4ISR Spending to Focus on Maintenance of Existing Platforms

US DoD C4ISR Spending to Focus on Maintenance of Existing Platforms

The large, multiyear, single prime contract model is yielding to a small, short-term, multivendor model in the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) command and control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) market. By 2017, spending will focus on maintenance […]


Sukhoi, Malaysia Sign $100 Mln Deal on Fighters’ Maintenance

Sukhoi, Malaysia Sign $100 Mln Deal on Fighters’ Maintenance

Russian aircraft maker Sukhoi and the Malaysian Defense Ministry have signed a $100-million contract for the technical maintenance of Malaysia’s fleet of Su-30MKM fighters, said a spokesman for the organizing committee of the LIMA-2013 aerospace exhibition. The contract covers technical […]


BAE Systems Wins US Navy Aircraft Maintenance Contract

BAE Systems Wins US Navy Aircraft Maintenance Contract

BAE Systems has been selected by the U.S. Navy to maintain and service T-34, T-44 and T-6 trainer aircraft under a contract valued at approximately $400 million over five years. The company will perform scheduled inspections, along with required repairs, […]


Indian airmen receive C-17 maintenance training

Indian airmen receive C-17 maintenance training

The Indian air force has begun sending about 100 airmen to Joint Base Charleston, S.C., to receive instruction from the 373rd Training Squadron Detachment 5, on how to operate the 10 C-17 Globemaster IIIs they recently purchased. “The Indian air […]


Army Developing New Aircraft Maintenance Technologies

Army Developing New Aircraft Maintenance Technologies

Researchers at the Army’s corporate laboratory are testing new technologies it created for the Federal Aviation Administration that could give commercial and military maintenance programs earlier warning of problems. Condition-based maintenance, known as CBM, Army Research Laboratory, or ARL, officials […]


 
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