in Maintenance

Lufthansa Technik introduces next level of predictive maintenance

Posted 20 October 2016 · Add Comment

Lufthansa Technik has launched Condition Analytics. A new and highly intelligent platform allowing airlines to predict precisely when components should be replaced and recommends measures to be taken to avoid failures before they actually happen.

Among other advantages, operators benefit from reduced fuel consumption, optimised use of expendable parts and enhanced safety.

"Airlines around the globe are seeking ways to maximise the reliability, availability and safety of their fleets while reducing costs. Our engineering expertise and long-standing experience with many different aircraft types gives us an edge in this respect," said Dr. Holger Appel, programme manager monitoring, diagnosis and prognosis at Lufthansa Technik. 

"With Condition Analytics, one platform combines MRO experience with condition monitoring and prognoses for the first time. It creates true predictive maintenance for Airbus, Boeing or other aircraft." 

Jan Stoevesand, head of analytics and data intelligence in information management at Lufthansa Technik, underlined: 

"We provide customers with precise knowledge of their fleet condition and enable them to counter failures before they occur. Thus we not only increaseaircraft availability and maximise operating hours, we also substantially contribute to flight safety." 

Condition Analytics by Lufthansa Technik uses a multi-faceted approach to improve aircraft operations. Engineers and data scientists analyse flight and MRO data and use them as a basis for continuously developing analytics use cases. Once the analytical model has been developed, the system checks the customer data for relevant incidents and supplies the corresponding results to the customer automatically.

 

 

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

SAA appoints Vusi Pikoli to its leadership team

South African Airways (SAA) has appointed Vusi Pikoli to its leadership team.

Acropolis Aviation takes delivery of first ACJ320neo

Acropolis Aviation of the UK has taken delivery of the first ACJ320neo, which features new-generation engines and Sharklets to deliver a leap forward in range and economy.

Africa’s top 10 tech start-ups selected for #Africa4Future

Airbus and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) have announced the top 10 African tech start-ups that will take part in the latest Airbus Bizlab #Africa4Future accelerator programme.

Emirates wins three gongs at 2018 Business Traveller Africa Awards

Emirates has received three awards at the Business Traveller Africa Awards.

Hahn Air celebrates 20th Anniversary

The German scheduled and executive charter airline Hahn Air, which has offices is Casablanca and Johannesburg, is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its ticketing business which was launched in 1999.

Embraer releases its preliminary forecast for 2019 and 2020

Embraer has released its preliminary forecast for 2019 and 2020 at a meeting with investors at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

AVAFA19 SK0201280219
See us at
AirCargoAFA_BT220318210219AviAssistBT201218280219AviationAfrica_BT0607280219