ZeroM, Airbus’ effort to reduce traveled work

Subscription Required By Scott Hamilton Jan. 16, 2023, © Leeham News: Traveled work is the bane of any airplane manufacturer’s production line. “Traveled work” is when parts are unavailable when the plane is in final assembly. To keep… Read More

Managing supply chain stress continues

Subscription Required By Scott Hamilton Jan. 9, 2024, © Leeham News: The COVID-19 pandemic impact on aerospace and its supply chain was deep and long lasting. The airframe and engine manufacturers haven’t fully recovered. Part of the reason… Read More

Collaboration is key with supply chain, says Airbus

By Scott Hamilton Dec. 12, 2023, © Leeham News: The aerospace supply chain still hasn’t fully recovered  the COVID-19 pandemic. All aerospace manufacturers are affected, as are the supplier to the suppliers. At the annual Aviation Forum last… Read More