UBM Aviation's Regional E&M Conference Series Deliver Intelligence and Analysis on the Very Latest Developments in Aircraft and Engine Maintenance and Engineering

Aug 23, 2012, 11:15 ET from UBM Aviation

LONDON, August 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

New to the series this year, the Airline E&M: North America Conference (South San Francisco Conference Center, San Francisco, USA Oct 30 - Nov 1) offers critical updates on airline MRO in the United States and Canada. Bringing together key decision-makers from the region's airlines, OEMs, independent manufacturers, suppliers and MRO providers, the event stands out from its competitors with a speaker line-up that comprises senior representatives from both service-providers and end-users.

Speaking on behalf of UBM Aviation, Programme Editor - Jim Whittock, described the event as "a must-attend for all those involved in airline engineering and maintenance in North America who want to stay informed about the strengths and weaknesses of the most cutting-edge products and services the industry has to offer. The fact that we've been able to give a voice to the end-users of those products and services - senior airline representatives from the continent's largest airlines - will steer the conversation away from the standard sales pitches towards a more critical, balanced discussion".

Key discussion points at the conference include:

  • Intelligent aircraft and the implications for maintenance
  • Adapting to composite materials
  • New engine technology
  • Modifications to interiors
  • RFID technology and its universal compatibility
  • Developments in I.T solutions for supply chain and asset management
  • Operational measures for improved fuel efficiency
  • Improving the efficiency of Safety Management Systems

Speakers already confirmed include:

*American Airlines * Delta Airlines * US Airways * United Airlines * Air Canada * Southwest Airlines * JetBlue Airways * Frontier Airlines * Kalitta Air * A4A * Boeing * Airbus * Pratt & Whitney * AJ Walter *

For full programme information and to register please visit http://www.airlineengineering-northamerica.com.

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For further information, please contact:

Jim Whittock, Conference Editor, UBM Aviation - jim.whittock@ubm.com, tel: +44-20-7921-8278.