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Women in aviation maintenance

In 2021 the society has made a lot of progress in many fields but women's involvement in technical fields is still at a really low level. The latest researches about gender in technical fields are showing us that the number of women in the field is only a bit less than 20%. But if we go further deep in the research, their presence in aircraft maintenance is less than 5%. After more than a century of aviation, we are still looking at a really low involvement of the female gender. As rarely known, women were present in this field from the very beginning.…

How to become an aircraft licensed engineer

Aviation is a beautiful industry and everyone would like to become a pilot but it’s rarely known that the safety of aviation is powered by other people, Aircraft maintenance mechanics, and engineers. These heroes are not only responsible for the lives of passengers and crew, but for their comfort as well. There is a new urban quote “Aircraft mechanic – Because pilots need heroes too“ There are various types of maintenance stuff dependable on what are they responsible for. There are mechanics, avionics, engineers, NDT technicians, component technicians, etc. and all of them are assuring aviation is in the first…

What will Boeing 737MAX recertification mean for the MRO market?

After a long period of Boeing 737 MAX on the ground, it seems that Boing and FAA are close to finding a solution for this innovative new bird to be found flying again. That means a lot of work and upgrading for all connected industries. This will affect the MRO market a lot in a positive manner. What happened? “The Boeing 737 MAX is the fourth generation of the Boeing 737, a narrow-body airliner manufactured by Boeing. It is an upgrade from Boeing 737 Next Generation (NG). It is based on earlier 737 designs, re-engined with more efficient CFM International…

Lack of manpower in aircraft maintenance

During the last few years, the aviation MRO industry was affected by a huge lack of manpower. That trend is continuing and becoming worse every day. It’s not only that the problem is in finding people willing to work, even bigger problem is to find highly skilled professionals. What is going on? In the last 10 years aviation industry was growing much faster than ever and the need for new positions as well. The number of aircraft has raised by 50% and their usage has also raised for 30%, so the need for its maintenance almost doubled. As standard in…