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MRO Supply Chain’s Biggest Pain Points & How to Remedy Them
The MRO supply chain is offline, slow, opaque, expensive, and inefficient. Recent events such as Covid, economic sanctions, re-routing, and no-fly zones have only confounded supply chain disruptions and further illustrated the need for change.
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Expert Opinion: MRO Growth Strategies for Turbulent Times
The last few years have been the most challenging in aviation’s history as the industry endured an unprecedented travel demand shock. But you know what they say, “pressure makes diamonds.”
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Recovering Lost Time & Savings from Manual Sourcing Processes
Aircraft material purchasers have always found it challenging to match the right supplier with the right part requirements. Historically the process has always been done using manual procedures, which rely on the expertise and bandwidth of employees.
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New digital platforms drive demand for simplified maintenance records
The MRO industry digitalisation progress is visible, and Erkki Brakmann, CEO at SkySelect feels the process is unstoppable because airlines have realised that by using smart technologies, they can improve their bottom line.
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AI is Driving eProcurement by Automating Time Consuming Manual Tasks
We find ourselves marked in an era rife with air travel demand shock, supply chain inefficiencies, an ever-changing workforce, and soaring costs due to inflation.
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SkySelect intends to “shake-up” the status quo of the $100 billion aircraft material industry
SkySelect is the modern Aviation Company that solves procurement problems for the $100B aircraft material industry through an algorithmic purchasing system.
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[Video] Stop Fighting Fires & Start Taking a Proactive Approach to Your Aircraft Material Procurement
Watch on-demand how procurement managers can get out of firefighting and start taking a more strategic approach.
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Automation Solves Capacity Constraints in the MRO Supply Chain
If you’ve even been remotely following current events, it’s no news that the global supply chain is under immense pressure and facing a multitude of problems. This, of course, extends into aviation, which has been hit particularly hard over the last few years, given the social, economic, and general state of the world.
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XaaS Provides the Blueprint for the Future of Aircraft Material Procurement
Companies around the world are adopting cloud infrastructure and cloud service technologies to simplify IT, increase business agility, and streamline operations. Entire business models are being transformed thanks to new computing technologies and services. This, of course, is spilling over into aviation: operations, commercial functions, and MRO, including material procurement.
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How to bring Greater Visibility to the Aviation Supply Chain
The aircraft parts purchasing market is complex, filled with processes, constraints, and challenges both internally within airlines, MROs, and with suppliers.
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[Video] MRO Supply Chain strategies for 2022 revealed
Watch on demand: How to effectively leverage technology in MRO Supply Chain
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Four Pain Points in the MRO Supply Chain & How to Solve Them
Supply chains all around the world are broken and becoming further disrupted. No industry remains unscathed, including aviation. Specifically, the process of buying aircraft parts has become increasingly complex and riddled with a number of obstacles.
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The Digital Revolution Also Extends to the Materials Buying Process
New processes and technologies enabling airlines to digitise and automate material purchases are coming to the foray, and ever more critical, as airlines bounce back to operations. Keith Mwanalushi gets the lowdown from Erkki Brakmann, CEO and Founder at SkySelect.
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Supplying with Transparency
Our CEO Erkki Brakmann discusses how more accountability, responsibility and transparency can be brought to the parts purchasing process.
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How Parts Suppliers Can Win POs & Support Airlines & MROs with Automated Buying
Automation, algorithms and supply chain advancements are not just for buyers. Learn how suppliers can benefit from automated buying
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In the Hot Seat with AviTrader MRO Aerospace Magazine
Our CEO Erkki Brakmann recently took to the AviTrader hot seat to speak about all things SkySelect and his thoughts on the industry.
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Interview with MRO Business Today: SkySelect’s Plan of Action and Much More....
In an Exclusive Interview with Erkki Brakmann, CEO, SkySelect, he speaks about the partnership with S7 Technics, and how COVID-19 pandemic helped them strive harder by coming out of their comfort zones and adapting to newer normal.
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Amount of Readily Available Inventory up from 50% to 80% Since Start of COVID Pandemic
A huge opportunity exists to leverage the availability of new and aftermarket parts
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SkySelect CEO Erkki Brakmann's Q&A with Aviation Maintenance Magazine
Aviation Maintenance Magazine spoke to Erkki Brakmann, founder and CEO about the opportunities that exist for airlines and MROs.
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SkySelect CEO Erkki Brakmann Featured on Times Aerospace TV
SkySelect CEO Erkki Brakmann joined Times Aerospace TV to discuss the aircraft parts opportunity that exists for airlines
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How Automation Can Improve Decision Making for Aircraft Parts Purchasing
New automation tools, AI and workflows are replacing manual processes, making it possible to run more efficient and cost-effective aircraft maintenance.
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Airlines & MROs Can Save Millions by Leveraging Surplus of Aircraft Parts
New market developments have created a huge opportunity for MROs and airlines to leverage the surplus of parts to sharply reduce material costs.