Aircraft Maintenance Technology

MAR 2018

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lattice boom cranes on wheeled and crawler chassis. • Tower Cranes division develops and produces tower cranes and mobile construction cranes. • Concrete Technology product division operates production plants in Europe, Asia, and South America. • Maritime Cranes for all types of goods handling in ports and at sea. • Machine Tools & Automation Systems manufactures gear cutting machines, gear cutting tools, and automation systems. • Components — this division specializes in the development, design, production, and reconditioning of high performance components for mechanical, hydraulic and electrical drive, and control technology. • Domestic Appliances division manufactures refrigerators and freezers in four countries for private and commercial use. • Hotels, the Liebherr Group operates six top-class hotels, located in Ireland, Austria, and Germany. • The Aerospace and Transportation Systems: This division, and especially the aerospace part of it, is the focus of our interest; it supplies extensive systems and components for manufacturers and operators of aircraft and rail cars. In 2016, the turnover was €1,280 million — up by €60 million or 4.9 percent from 2015 numbers. SYSTEM SUPPLIER TO THE AEROSPACE INDUSTRY Liebherr has established itself as one of the world's leading system suppliers to the aerospace industry. Liebherr-Aerospace develops, manufactures, and services aircraft flight control and actuation systems, landing gear, air management systems, on-board electronics as well as gears and gearboxes for the aerospace industry. Liebherr provides a complete OEM customer service based on a global network with maintenance, repair, and overhaul services, engineering support, documentation, and spare parts as well as AOG service. These systems are found on board many aircraft: Wide-bodied aircraft, commuter aircraft, regional jets, business jets, combat aircraft, military transporters, military training aircraft, civil helicopters, and combat helicopters. The customers include nearly every well-known aircraft manufacturer. AVIATION FABRICATORS Sit Back & Relax. It's As GOOD AS NEW. Seat Recline Cylinder Overhaul As one of the world's leading quick-turn seat recline cylinder repair and overhaul experts, AvFab will make your P.L. Porter, Enidine, Beechcraft, Roton, Hydrolok and Sicma cylinders like new – at a fraction of the cost of replacement. With hundreds of cores in stock for exchanges, no AOG fees, same-day shipping capabilities and the same warranty as a new cylinder – AvFab's got your back and a whole lot more. Call us today at: (660) 885-8317 /

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