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Boeing 787 (GEnx) (RR Trent 1000) Type Courses under part 147 Approval with Air France Industries KLM E&M - Friday, December 2nd, 2016
Latest up-date of AFI KLM 787 courses under Part 147 are now available.
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DEKRA tests and certifies world’s largest Laser Coating Removal robot - Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
Arnhem, November 23, 2016
DEKRA tests and certifies world’s largest Laser Coating Removal robot for LR Systems Robot will deploy 20kW laser to remove paint from any size commercial and military aircraft Leading expert organization DEKRA will test and certify the world’s largest innovative Laser Coating Removal (LCR) robot for LR Systems BV. The robot, developed by LR Systems, will deploy a 20kW laser to remove paint from any size commercial and military aircraft with the greatest precision. In addition, the robot allows a faster and cleaner removal process than contemporary methods and contributes to a significantly reduced aircraft ground time. Paul van IJsselstein, CEO of LR Systems B.V.: “I am delighted that DEKRA will support our global LCR team and I am confident that the development and roll-out of the first system will benefit from DEKRA’s specific knowhow and expertise. With DEKRA’s expertise, we can further strengthen our global robotic solutions for the maintenance industry”. DEKRA will be involved in the entire testing and certification process, from the evaluation of the safety concept, the testing of components, and Factory Acceptance Testing on location to the installation of the first LCR Robot. Bert Zoetbrood, globally responsible for the Product Testing & Certification division and CEO of DEKRA in the Netherlands: “Next to our commitment to safety, we are further intensifying our focus on innovative and high tech segments with services such as EMC (Electro Magnetic Compatibility), cybersecurity, functional safety testing, electrical safety, and international market access. Our involvement in supporting LR Systems in the development and deployment phases of the LCR robot ties in seamlessly with our ambitions. We provide integrated services globally for innovative products every step of the development process until the new product reaches its market.”
Note for press: For more information about LR Systems, please contact Eveline Kratz, email@example.com, +31 (0)6 11 00 3432. For more information about DEKRA, please contact Stan Hendriks, firstname.lastname@example.org, +31 (0)88 9683323. About LR Systems LR Systems expects to deliver LCR systems to customers worldwide in the aerospace sector as well as in maritime, oil and gas, and transport. LR Systems develops large robotic solutions for maintenance on commercial and military aircraft & helicopters. The Laser Coating Removal robot (LCR) is a state-of-the-art, sustainable, high performance paint stripping solution. LR Systems is the only company that can provide this solution to the market and that is committed to the introduction of autonomous solutions in the maintenance chain of capital goods. The company is committed to sustainability and to the reduction of CO2 emissions in addition to enhanced employment opportunities: through stimulation of local capability development, improved profitability, and competiveness of the industry.
About DEKRA DEKRA has been active in the field of safety for 90 years. Founded in 1925 in Berlin as Deutscher Kraftfahrzeug-Überwachungs-Verein e.V., it is today one of the world’s leading expert organizations. DEKRA SE is a subsidiary of DEKRA e.V. and manages the Group’s operating business. In 2015, DEKRA will generate sales totalling approximately 2.7 billion Euros. The company currently employs more than 37,000 people in more than 50 countries on all five continents. With qualified and independent expert services, they work for safety on the road, at work and at home. These services range from vehicle inspection and expert appraisals to claims services, industrial and building inspections, safety consultancy, testing and certification of products and systems, as well as training courses and temporary work. The vision for the company’s 100th birthday in 2025 is that DEKRA will be the global partner for a safe world.
SR TECHNICS OPENS A NEW TRAINING CENTER IN ABU DHABI - Thursday, November 17th, 2016
Zurich, Switzerland: SR Technics, a world leading MRO service provider, has opened a new world-class training center in Masdar City, Abu Dhabi offering flexible, comprehensive training solutions to supplement the company’s existing training facilities in Zurich, Switzerland.
Since 2008 SR Technics has provided the employees of various regional airlines in the Middle East with basic maintenance training and type rating training, both of which help to obtain a valid Aircraft Maintenance License (AML) and to release aircraft back into service. The new modern training center is designed to serve regional and international clients, strengthening the existing relationships and building new ones.
Stephan Wiegelmann, Head of Training Services at SR Technics, is pleased with the new training center: “We were looking for a state-of-the-art facility, which we found in Masdar City. We chose this location because it is a progressive hub for educational, technical and scientific institutions, providing a modern environment for learning. Masdar City is also close to the Abu Dhabi Airport, so we are able to perform practical training on aircraft. The new training center is designed to offer high quality technical training in an inspiring learning environment.”
“Masdar City is the region’s first clean-tech cluster anchored by a world-class graduate university, hosting a range of corporate training, research and knowledge-sharing opportunities,” said Yousef Baselaib, Executive Director of Sustainable Real Estate at Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company. “The expansion of SR Technics’ presence at Masdar City will provide important services to Abu Dhabi’s growing aviation sector, and enhance the City’s standing as a hub connecting education with R&D and business with investment.”
Ralph Kaeding, who was recently appointed Head of the Abu Dhabi Training Center, welcomes clients to the new facilities: “Our experienced training team is fully committed to providing the quality training, with the flexibility to choose from scheduled courses as well as customized solutions. Our courses are short and efficient to minimize the off-duty time, optimizing the learning experience.”
The new Abu Dhabi training center offers vocational training, basic maintenance training, aircraft type training, specialized training and training consultancy services. All training courses are based on Part-147, Part-66 and Part-145 related maintenance training that are approved by the relevant authorities, such as EASA, GCAA and CASA.
New Memberships - Monday, November 14th, 2016
Last month 2 new members did join eamtc
Please welcome both Operantis and Aviation Services Research Centre the new eamtc members
FINNAIR GOES LIVE WITH MINT TRMS - Monday, October 31st, 2016
MINT Software Systems and Finnair are proudly announcing the successful implementation and go-live of the MINT Training and Resource Management System (MINT TRMS) to support Finnair’s in-house and Finnair Flight Academy’s 3rd party training services.
Finnair and MINT are proudly announcing the go-live of the MINT Training and Resource Management System (MINT TRMS) at Finnair. MINT TRMS was implemented as replacement of the legacy planning tools that were in use at Finnair Group until now and which were completely shut down today.
“MINT TRMS has proven to be the ideal replacement for our previous planning tools, which were in many ways not capable to fulfill our increasing training volume and complex training requirements”, says Marianne Hämäläinen, Manager, Crew Training Planning at Finnair. “We were looking for the most powerful and in the same time flexible training and resource management solution available on the market and the decision to entrust to the services and the people at MINT definitely was the correct decision”, she adds.
MINT TRMS allows customers to optimize their training workflows and speed up the planning process with its outstanding scheduling capabilities. This unique platform helps airlines and training centers all over the globe to significantly enhance their efficiency and the day to day life of all crews and instructors with the instant online access to their training schedules, electronic forms, learning material and other training related data in the integrated and multifunctional web portal.
The agreement with Finnair includes the complete MINT TRMS solution for training scheduling, record management, e-grading, in-depth reporting and analysis capabilities, as well the integration to the Jeppesen Crew Rostering system used by Finnair.
About MINT Software Systems MINT Software Systems, headquartered in Kiel, Germany, with subsidiaries in Orlando, Florida and Sharjah, UAE and partner companies in Bucaramanga, Colombia and Kiev, Ukraine creates innovative training and resource management solutions used by major aviation players. MINT’s SaaS and onsite solutions employing latest software technology, allowing efficient records and training scheduling for crew, ground and maintenance staff and guarantee trouble-free regulatory compliance with the AQP/ATQP programs of authorities like the FAA and EASA.
About Finnair and Finnair Flight Academy Finnair flies between Asia, Europe and North America with an emphasis on fast connections via Helsinki, carrying more than ten million passengers annually and connecting 17 cities in Asia with more than 60 destinations in Europe. The airline, a pioneer in sustainable flying, is the European launch customer of the next-generation, eco-smart Airbus A350 XWB aircraft. The only Nordic carrier with a 4-star Skytrax ranking, Finnair has also won the World Airline Award for Best Airline Northern Europe for the past six years running. Finnair is a member of oneworld, the alliance of the world’s leading airlines committed to providing the highest level of service and convenience to frequent international travellers. Finnair Flight Academy is a subsidiary of Finnair and 100% owned by its parent company. Academy’s predecessor, Finnair Flight Training Center, was officially established in 1950 when training started with the first flight training devise. Since then the Academy has expanded to become capable of providing all flight and cabin crew training related services for Finnair and also 3rd party customers
New EAMTC OSD position paper published today. - Monday, October 24th, 2016
The EAMTC CS-MCSD Working Group did publish the new OSD position paper. This position paper is published today 24 Oct 2016 on the members area.
New revision to the QCM consolidated version - Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
· published as Decision No 2016/011/R of 11 July 2016
into our consolidated versions of
· Part-145 (German)
Hereby, with Decision No 2016/011/R EASA published the initial version of AMC&GM material to Part-T.
As usual, our new consolidated version can be found on our homepage for free download after free of charge registration under:
Should you need further information your queries are more than welcome.
In addition QCM want to inform you that we, at QCM, ensure that all our courses include the latest amendments. We even have developed special courses regarding the latest changes.
General Document on Exams and Assessments available - Monday, October 17th, 2016
Courtesy of EAMTC member’s, Cargolux, and further to the 65th General Assembly meeting in Paris, a new EAMTC General Document (called GD100!) has been issued. Members may see the document in the “Other Documents” section of the members area of this web site.
Sandra Neu, who presented the subject at the 65th EAMTC meeting said, “The document puts the key points of the subject into one easy to read file. I hope it is helpful for everyone.”
Cargolux Training Manager, Marc Arendt, told the EAMTC, “A number of delegates came to me at the 65th meeting to say how interesting and useful the Exams and Assessments presentation was. This inspired Sandra to put the material into one document. We are pleased to contribute this excellent piece of work to the industry.”
NLR draft report – Next generation a/c and the possible risks for maintenance - Monday, October 17th, 2016
EAMTC member’s, NLR, has made available a draft report on the possible risks of automation for aircraft maintenance. The draft includes some mitigation strategies that may be useful in maintenance training.
Boeing 777 (GE90) PRACTICAL ONLY course with AFI-KLM E&M - Thursday, October 6th, 2016
AFI KLM E&M is pleased to advise of the following Boeing 777 (GE90) B1/B2 Practical ONLY course under Part 147 approval, from November 2016.
Course dates: Nov 21st 2016 to Dec 2nd 2016 incl.
Course description: hands-on practical course
Location: Roissy – CDG
Duration: 10 days.
Please note that the available seats are likely to be filled up in a short time and AFI KLM E&M recommends that you advise them as quickly as possible of how many of your staff members you would like to have enrolled.
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The Sales Team looks forward to your reply!