Aircraft Fleet Management – Data & Flight Safety by Steven Gentles

What is an Asset?

  • High Capital Cost
  • Significant Lifecycle Support Costs
  • Long Life (Decades)

Maintenance Program

  • Tasks that need to be accomplished to cost effectively maintain safety and ensure availability
  • Main elements of each task:
    • Item identified
    • Activities specified
    • Threshold
    • Intervals


The Only Constant is Change…

  • Configuration state of each asset must be known always
  • Must always comply with configuration allowed
  • Consequences of non-compliance: safety, availability, economic

See the presentation below to learn more…