Welcome to the May 2021 edition of AviTrader MRO

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News Analysis: We look back at recent headlines for narrowbody conversions and find significant opportunities as a wave of Boeing 737-800 freighters prepare to take off including a freshly converted aircraft to Ethiopian Airlines by GA Telesis.

News Analysis: MAAS Aviation is positioning for greater visibility in the aircraft paint and coatings market. Chief Executive Tim Macdougald talks to us about the multi-year strategic plan for the company.

FEATURES: MRO Software: Turning a setback into a comeback. Our editor Keith Mwanalushi looks at the impact of Covid-19 on the MRO software market analysing the challenges and opportunities as the pandemic continues to evolve. The article features insights from TRAX, AAR, Component Control, Swiss-AS, CordobaQ, and Rusada.

FEATURES: Building digital skills through training
The restrictions caused by the Covid pandemic meant airlines, MROs and training
academies had to reinvent their technical training strategies and in doing so, pushing
digital capabilities. Featuring: Lufthansa Technical Training, FlightSaftey International, Aero Norway, Magnetic MRO and AFI KLM E&M

In the hot seat…. Gary Vickers, Chief Executive Officer, Aerogility

In addition, we have all the usual news on airframes, engines, components, IT, lessors, finance, facilities, industry people and much more.

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