Welcome to the April 2022 edition of AviTrader MRO

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News Analysis: A rise in demand for used serviceable materials has seen a spike in teardown activity recently, we look at some recent opportunities to purchase aircraft part-outs.

FEATURES: CFM56 engine overhaul: Editor Keith Mwanalushi examines the post-pandemic recovery of the popular CFM56 platform, the trends in costs and supply for engine materials and the key considerations for upgrading to a full shop visit.

FEATURES: The spotlight this month is on North America where a rebound in domestic and intraregional travel is showing positive recovery of MRO activity, but we find that filling the skills shortfall continues to be of significant concern.

EDITORIAL SUPPLEMENT: We bring together some key players in the Embraer component aftermarket sector highlighting support services and solutions for Embraer aircraft operators, in association with Embraer, Spairliners, AVIAN Inventory Solutions and Fokker Services Group.

Company Spotlight: AerSale

In the hot seat... Julian Aldana Vice President Technical Services ACC Aviation

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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