Yearly Archives: 2013

Aircraft Maintenance Management – Main Challenges

Aircraft Maintenance Management

I am starting the aircraft maintenance management series of articles with a general view on what maintenance management is all about, how it differs from airworthiness management and how the two complement each other to make for safe flight for

Posted in Aircraft Maintenance Management, Maintenance

EASA Part M Airworthiness Regulations

Part M Regulations

I will begin the overview of the airworthiness regulations by a quick look at the European laws as created by EASA and put in force by the European Commission. The result of this process is European Commission Regulation EC No.

Posted in Airworthiness, Airworthiness Regulations

Top Ten Features of Airworthiness Software

Features of Airworthiness Software

In all my posts in the airworthiness section I try to explain what airworthiness is all about, why it is necessary and how to make sure that the aircraft in your fleet remain airworthy while operating. Naturally, in the 21st

Posted in Airworthiness, Aiworthiness Software Systems

Airworthiness of Components – the Basics

Airworthiness of Components

After having described the overall concept of airworthiness and the general concepts of the airworthiness of aircraft it is certainly time to get into the airworthiness of aircraft components. Only airworthy components (parts) make for an airworthy aircraft, so let’s

Posted in Airworthiness, Airworthiness of components

Airworthiness of Aircraft – the Basics

Airworthiness of Aircraft

In a previous post, I explained the very basic concept of airworthiness in general. In this article, I will focus specifically on the airworthiness of aircraft and I’ll try to go through the most important airworthiness data that is required

Posted in Airworthiness, Airworthiness of Aircraft

Main concept of airworthiness management

Airworthiness Management

This is the first post of a series on aircraft airworthiness management and I will do my best to get you into the subject of airworthiness as a whole, explain what it is all about and define what airlines need

Posted in Airworthiness, Airworthiness Management

Airline market research – basic tools

Airline Market Research

Airline market research is a complex process which generally may consume a lot of resources. However, it is crucial for a properly constructed airline business plan and can make all the difference between an airline’s success and failure.

Posted in Airline Business, Airline Market Research

Airline income predictions – the basics

Airline Income Prediction

When creating a business plan for any company, income prediction may be one of the most difficult tasks. Predicting airline income is a little awkward as in some cases it may prove to be even more difficult than usual, but

Posted in Airline Business, Airline Income Predictions

Airline costs – an introduction

Airline Costs

No-one needs to be told that airlines are tremendous cost generators and if nothing else, watching closely airline costs is probably the most important thing to do throughout the entire operating life of an airline. I will take a brief

Posted in Airline Business, Airline Cost Analysis

Airline business plan – the basics

Airline Business Plan

To say that any decent business needs to have its own, legitimate business plan is cliché. An airline is no different, although some techniques may not exactly follow the rules of a typical business layout. In this article I intend

Posted in Airline Business, Airline Business Plan