Karine Lavoie-Tremblay, Pratt & Whitney’s associate director, engine health monitoring, commercial aircraft, shares insights with Lee Ann Shay during MRO Middle East in Dubai about predictive and prescriptive maintenance.
Plans were first announced for the Singapore-based MRO facility in June 2017.
For operators, Product Improvement packages (PIPs), which can be retrofittable, should be carefully considered.
For airlines taking delivery of new or remarked aircraft, extensive due diligence is called for to establish an engine lifecycle management plan.
Airline will lend its engine testbed at Don Mueang Airport in Bangkok.
Engine manufacturer plans to open a new GE9X components manufacturing facility in Singapore and will draw on ideas and concepts from its existing parts repair center in the city-state.
The reduced weight engine fan cases are FACC's first foray into this product and market segment.
Agreement covers two variants of the narrowbody aircraft engine type.