May 7, 2018
We’re celebrating National Manufacturing Week #NMW18 and Manufacturing Industry Reference Committees. Today, Aerospace stats:
There were 4.72 million passengers carried on Australian domestic commercial aviation (including charter operations) in February 2018, an increase of 3.9% on February 2017.
The Airbus A380 more fuel-efficient than a Toyota Prius.
There are approximately 350 independent maintenance, repair and overhaul operators in the domestic and general aviation sectors.
By 2025, there will be an estimated 30% global workforce shortfall in aircraft maintenance capacity, with Australia and the Asia Pacific region particularly hard hit.