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Delta TechOps and Austria's largest carrier, Austrian Airlines, announced the signing of an engine maintenance agreement at the MRO Europe conference in London. The exclusive agreement covers PW4060 engine maintenance for up to six years supporting the airline's Boeing 767 fleet. As the maintenance division of Delta Air Lines, Delta ...
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​​The GSE team is making in-house upgrades to the airline's TUG tractors at a fraction of the cost, driving improved sustainability. Delta's GSE team has retrofitted more than 70 bag tractors that have been delivered to 10 of its stations across the U.S. By overhauling its TUGs, Delta stands to ...
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When Delta says it's cancelling cancellations – they mean it. Delta is once again setting the bar for operational reliability, rocketing to 100 days without a mainline cancel1 year-to-date Friday, May 10, almost a month ahead of last year's pace. The cancel-free day count continued through the weekend with the ...
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Delta TechOps and Korean Air Maintenance & Engineering are partnering to share maintenance and operational data as well as to explore reciprocal maintenance activities between both MRO organizations. This work builds on the joint venture partnership between Delta Air Lines and Korean Air that offers customers world-class travel benefits across ...
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New state-of-the-art test cell is the first cell built by a U.S. airline in more than 20 years. Capable of safely running a mounted, stationary engine at full power with 150,000 pounds of thrust, the cell will allow Delta to test engines that are yet to be designed or built ...
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After breaking ground nearly 18 months ago, Delta completed construction on the world's largest jet engine test cell this month. Standing 48 feet tall, with inlet and exhaust sections measuring 66 feet and 78 feet respectively, the test cell is capable of safely running a mounted, stationary engine at full ...
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Delta TechOps has recently partnered with Rolls-Royce to provide worldwide On-Wing Care Services for various Rolls-Royce Trent engines. "This collaboration with Rolls-Royce expands our existing relationship and provides customers with round-the-world support from our expert field teams," said Jack Arehart, V.P. — MRO Services. Under this agreement Delta TechOps will ...
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Delta TechOps employees go above and beyond each and every day to keep the airline’s more than 850 mainline aircraft flying safely worldwide and provide a seamless travel experience for customers. Maintaining operational reliability As the largest aviation maintenance group in North America, Delta TechOps provides full-service maintenance to more ...
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​Through an agreement with Boeing, Delta is providing airframe and engine maintenance on the U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon fleet at its nearly 2.7 million square feet facility in Atlanta. As the largest aviation maintenance group in North America, Delta TechOps provides best-in-class maintenance and repair work for more than 850 ...
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As Delta continues to focus on further improving its industry-leading operational reliability, the airline is investing in new tools and technology to further eliminate maintenance cancellations and enhance the customer experience. Delta's latest investment is a multi-year agreement with Airbus to use the Skywise open-data platform and related predictive maintenance ...
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Delta's new 127,000-square-foot state-of-the-art engine repair shop had its first milestone last week — its grand opening. The new shop will enable Delta to perform maintenance on engines with the most sophisticated and advanced technologies — in particular, the next-generation powerplants featured on Delta's Airbus A350s and forthcoming A330-900neo aircraft.​ ...
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Sahubdin Fazal (Shabby), a Ground Maintenance Technician, took the world behind-the-scenes at Delta's Ground Service Equipment facility in Atlanta. Not only that, he allowed Delta's Instagram followers to ask him questions in real-time using the platform's new questions sticker for Instagram Stories, which were then answered publicly in a subsequent ...
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The Delta Air Lines Foundation is continuing to prepare and support the future of aviation professionals with grants totaling $350,000 to nine Aviation Maintenance training programs across the U.S. The grants will allow the programs to enhance their curriculum development, projects and material support, increasing students' awareness, knowledge and skills ...
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May 24 is Aviation Maintenance Technician Day in the airline industry, and to mark the occasion Delta released this video saluting the more than 10,000 maintenance professionals who form “the backbone of the Delta operation.”
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At the recent MRO Americas conference in Dallas, Delta TechOps earned OneAero MRO’s Top Shop Award for Best Total Solutions Provider for the third consecutive year. “The 2016 OneAero MRO Top Shop Awards saw many upsets this year, with the exception of a few repeat winners,” said Justin Spaulding, President ...