The worlds oldest airline, KLM, began operations in 1919. The airline is headquartered in the city of Amstelveen in the Netherlands. The acronym KLM represents Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij, translated as Royal Aviation Company. The organization is part of Air France KLM. The airline offers commercial flights and cargo services to destinations on six continents. Brief
Hydraulic power units are key pieces of equipment for maintaining aircraft. Many fixed base operations and maintenance repair and overhaul providers struggle to troubleshoot hydraulic power unit maintenance issues. Repairs on these units can be time-consuming and costly, especially for aviation maintenance personnel that seldom perform HPU repairs. Equipment manufacturers have found that the majority of HPU
Aviation and aerospace have a multitude of regulations when it comes to safety. One of the biggest problems that has plagued the industry is foreign object debris (FOD). FOD refers to any substance, loose item, debris, or even wildlife that can cause damage to aircraft or injure personnel. FOD prevention is a key concern for
An aircraft engine stand is a tool that is used for mounting an aircraft engine, to make repairs, modifications or perform routine maintenance to an engine. Engine stands come in a number of different types and are suited for a variety of load limits. Most aircraft engine stands allow rotating of the engine so the […]
Reduced Vertical Separation Minimum (RVSM) can be defined as the reduction of vertical separation required for an aircraft flying anywhere between 29,000 ft. and 41,000 ft. RVSM allows aircrafts to fly in the same volume of airspace safely. To ensure overall safety, it is vital that all RVSM equipment is calibrated and operating properly. Accuracy […]
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