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Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Market 2016-2024 - Global Strategic Business Report 2018


Dublin, July 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to's offering.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) in US$ Million by the following Segments:

  • Heavy Airframe Maintenance
  • Modifications
  • Components Maintenance
  • Engine Overhaul
  • Line Maintenance

Key Topics Covered:


Aircraft MRO & Its Continuing Importance in Airworthiness Management: A Review
What Does it Take to Survive in the Competitive MRO Market?
The Ever-Present Threat of Air Accidents Reinforces the Importance of MRO
Commercial Aviation Industry: The Barometer of Health of the MRO Market
Aging Aircraft Double Up the Opportunities for MRO Services
Corrosion & Fatigue Wear and Tear: The Most Important Aspect of MRO
Smart Management of Assets & the Resulting Focus on Predictive and Condition Based Maintenance Bodes Well for Aircraft MRO Services
Aircraft Big Data Storms Into the Limelight as a Key Enabler of Effective Condition Based Monitoring
Nondestructive Evaluation & Inspection of Aircraft Grows in Prominence
Avionics MRO Emerges into a Key Revenue Spinner
Recovery in Defense Budgets to Bring the Much Awaited Relief to Military MRO Market
The U.S. & Europe Once Again Emerge to Drive Global Military Spending in 2018
Asia & the Middle East Will Continue to Remain Long-Term Driving Forces for Growth in Military Spending
Defense Spending Growth Shifts From Developed to Emerging Countries
Rapid Expansion of LCCs Expands the MRO Opportunity in Asia-Pacific
Cost Competitive PMA Certified Parts Grow in Importance in the MRO Market
Growing Threat of PMA Forces OEMs to Reevaluate their Role in the MRO Market
Need to Reduce Operating Costs Drives Growth in MRO Outsourcing Services
Low Cost Developing Countries Emerge as MRO Hubs
Narrowing Wage Differentials Threaten to Disrupt MRO Outsourcing
Growing Use of Composites in Airframes Challenge MRO Providers to Seek for Improved Tools and Techniques
Surging Demand for Engine MRO Boosts Growth of Global MRO Market
Challenges of New and Next-Generation Engines Sets the Stage for OEM-MRO Partnerships
Labour Intensive MRO Industry to Face Impending Shortage of Skilled Technicians
Market Outlook

Aircraft MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul): A Definition
Major Areas of Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Include -
World Aviation MRO Market - Types of Repairs and Maintenance under Each Segment
Development of the MRO Industry Through the Years
Flowchart of an Efficient MRO Supply Chain System
Aircraft MRO Functioning and Processes
Types of MRO Maintenance Activities
Routine MRO Activity
Non-Routine MRO Activity
Maintenance Schedules and Approval Systems
A-Check/Minor Check
C-Check/Major Check
Military Aircraft MRO: A Definition
Field Maintenance
Airframe Heavy Maintenance
Aircraft Components & Systems
Engine Overhaul
Commercial Aircraft MRO: A Definition
Airframe Heavy Maintenance
Aircraft Modifications
Components Maintenance
Engine Overhaul
Line Maintenance
Aircraft MRO Norms and Regulations: An Overview


4.1 Focus on Select Players
AAR Corp (USA)
Aeroman (El Salvador)
Air France KLM Engineering & Maintenance (France)
Ameco Beijing (China)
Aviation Technical Services, Inc. (USA)
Bedek Aviation Group (Israel)
Bombardier, Inc. (Canada)
Delta TechOps (USA)
GMF AeroAsia (Indonesia)
Honeywell International Inc. (USA)
Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company (Hong Kong)
Lufthansa Technik AG (Germany)
MTU AeroEngines AG (Germany)
Sabena Technics (France)
Singapore Technologies Aerospace (ST Aerospace) (Singapore)
SR Technics (Switzerland)
SIA Engineering Company (Singapore)
STAECO (China)
TAP Maintenance & Engineering (Portugal)
The Boeing Company (USA)

4.2 Recent Industry Activity
HAECO ITM Enters into Agreement with Philippine Airlines
ST Aerospace Signs MOU with Vietnam Airlines to Set Up a Joint Venture
KLM UK Engineering Signs Line Maintenance Contract with SAS
SIA Engineering Signs Service Agreement with SilkAir for Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft
Royal Jordanian Airlines Signs Service Contract with Spairliners
Ameco Signs Business Jet Maintenance Agreement with Sino Jet
Jet Aviation to Acquire Hawker Pacific
Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance Signs Agreement with Boeing
SIA Engineering Signs IFEC Maintenance Agreement with Thales
Day & Zimmermann Acquires M2 Services Corporation
AAR Signs Repair, Overhaul License, and Parts Supply Agreements with Honeywell
Duncan Aviation Acquires Capital MRO Repair Services
MTU Maintenance Signs Maintenance Contract with Tunisair Technics
GE Aviation Opens Support Centre in Dubai
KLM UK Engineering Signs Contract with BA CityFlyer
AFI KLM E&M Enters into Support Contract with Air Corsica
SR Technics Adds Basel to its Service Line
PAG Signs MRO Service Agreement with Honeywell Aerospace
Asiana Airlines Signs Five-Year Contract with Lufthansa Technik
KLM UK Engineering Signs Airframe Maintenance Contract with Braathens Regional
AAR Wins Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity Contract from NAVAIR
AAR and Indamer Aviation Jointly Ventures for MRO Facility
SIA Engineering Signs Joint Venture Agreement with GE Aviation
SR Technics Extends the Engine Maintenance Partnership with Ural Airlines
Etihad Airways Engineering Wins Maintenance Contracts from Kenya Airways
AAR Signs Component Repair Contract with Utair
Airinmar Partners with Azul to Enhance Supply Chain Management
KLM UK Engineering Signs Line Maintenance Agreement with Finnair
AirAsia X and AFI KLM E&M Extends A330 Component Support Contract
KLM UK Engineering Signs Airframe Maintenance Contract with West Atlantic UK
Lufthansa Technik and MTU Aero Engines Jointly Ventures for MRO
Korea Aerospace Industries to Establish MRO Firm
Air Arabia Signs Full Engine Support Contract with AFI KLM E&M
AFI KLM E&M and Kuwait Airways Signs GE90 Engine Support Contract
SIA Engineering and AIESL Enters into Collaboration for MRO Services
AAR Signs Five-Year MRO Contract with Air Canada
AAR Signs 10-year MRO Contract for Air Canada's Embraer E-190 Fleet
MTU Maintenance and Air Burkina Signs Three-Year Maintenance Contract
Kellstrom Aerospace Group Acquires Vortex Aviation
AAR Signs Component Support Agreement with Wataniya Airways
AFI KLM E&M and Rolls-Royce Enters into Trent XWB Engine MRO Agreement
Safran Aircraft Engines and AFI KLM E&M Introduces Joint Venture Airfoils Advanced Solutions
GMF AeroAsia and AFI KLM E&M Extends the MRO Partnership
Airbus and THAI to Evaluate New MRO Facility
AFI KLM E&M and Beijing General Aviation Forms Joint Venture for Aircraft Maintenance
SR Technics Signs Maintenance Agreements with easyJet
Aviation Technical Services Acquires Texas Pneumatics Systems
HNA Aviation to Acquire Majority Stake in SR Technics




Total Companies Profiled: 76 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 89)

  • The United States (28)
  • Canada (4)
  • Europe (26)
    • France (6)
    • Germany (4)
    • The United Kingdom (8)
    • Rest of Europe (8)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (21)
  • Middle East (4)
  • Latin America (3)
  • Africa (3)

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