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The Operator POV (Panel): Fleet Strategies, Planning and Challenges

  • Tuesday, 02/04/2020: 2:15 PM - 2:55 PM


What risk analysis is conducted on new technology and fleet introduction in terms of cost considerations and reliability factors? Are airlines investing in older platforms as more reliable than new ones and why? Advanced technology has great benefits but doesn’t mean lower maintenance costs – how can airlines manage this and what factors must be considered? 


    Dr. Fred Cleveland

    Managing Director, Operations, Transportation and Logistics

    Charlie Milner

    Director - Fleet Asset Management
    Southwest Airlines

    Clemens Metz

    VP Fleet and Fuel
    Sun Country Airlines

    William Abbott

    Director, Engine Vendor Programs - Technical Operations
    United Airlines