Read the latest IFS blog posts from the Aerospace & Defense industry experts at IFS here. These authors understand the issues and challenges you face – read their thoughts from around the world on new technologies and market developments in A&D. Learn more about IFS’s expertise in the Aerospace & Defense industry.

| | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Asset Management, Business Technology
Five key stops on the flight path to commercial aviation profitability in 2023

2023 presents a promising aviation industry outlook, with International Air Transport Association (IATA) predicting a return to 2019 passenger levels,…

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| | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
Additive manufacturing, maritime 4.0, solo ships, space, and cybersecurity lead the defense sectors charge into 2023

Despite continuing macro-level economic and geopolitical changes, the defense industry looks positive as we head into 2023. New technology leads…

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| | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
We have lift off for Advanced Air Mobility in commercial aviation: All eyes on regulatory changes, sustainability benefits and societal change

The use of Advanced Air Vehicles (AAVs) in the commercial sector might just be in the start-up stages compared to…

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| | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
UAVs are off to a flying start in defense – now watch out for new maintenance and sustainment tests

In the global defense sector, the use of remotely controlled and more expendable aerial assets has seen a tremendous increase…

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| | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Agility, Digital Transformation, Transform Your Business
Digital maintenance initiatives that will help airlines and MROs accelerate to new heights

From travel restrictions and remote working to complete lockdowns—the aviation industry has faced its fair share of economic challenges in…

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| | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Agility, Business Technology, IFS Cloud, IFSCloud, Manufacturing, Product and Innovation
The larger the airline, the greater the scale of complexity – Five MRO software challenges for large airline operators

 Flying 100 million passengers across 50 countries and 500 routes via a fleet of 300+ aircraft is a staggering logistical…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Customer, IFS Unleashed
IFS Unleashed – Explore ways technology is propelling A&D organizations into a digital future

IFS Unleashed is bringing together A&D industry leaders to explore ways technology is helping propel organizations into a digital future….

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| | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Technology, IFS Cloud, Manufacturing
How shipbuilding can chart a course for Maritime 4.0

There is no doubt that Industry 4.0 has driven dramatic changes in the manufacturing of products, machinery, and equipment. Its…

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| | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Technology, IFS Cloud
How IFS aviation maintenance software has become the number one MRO solution of choice for the world’s largest carriers

In an increasingly digital age, companies in every sector have already invested or are seeking to adopt software to digitally…

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| | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Technology, IFSCloud, Manufacturing, Supply Chain
Contracting for U.S. Defense Manufacturing procurement success – the opportunities and the pressures

Contracting with the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) can represent a significant revenue opportunity for A&D manufacturers, but this doesn’t…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Discrete Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Process Manufacturing, Supply Chain
Demand Driven Material Requirements Planning Blog #3

Trying to plan the unplannable with DDMRP Following on from my last blog, about which parts are best suited to…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Discrete Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Process Manufacturing, Supply Chain
DDMRP Demand Driven Material Requirements Planning Blog #2

Trying to plan the unplannable with DDMRP (Demand Driven Material Requirements Planning). Following on from my previous blog about the…

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