Helicopters in Bovisa

september 2017

Four days at the Polytechnic of Milan, among top experts and major players in the global helicopter sector, to talk about innovation and testing.

The green side of additive

october 2017

An European research project that is heavily inspired by ecology and advanced manufacturing technologies.

The Network Effect

june 2018

This innovative partnership helps new ideas and talented engineers take flight. 

Italian Additive Lab

november 2016

Avio Aero opened the first laboratory dedicated to the development of repair procedures for aviation engine components using additive technologies

Work-Tools on demand

september 2016

The Avio Aero ‘Project Integrators’ pilot project is now fully operative also in Brindisi and Pomigliano.

Start your engine

january 2017

La test cell partenopea è pronta per accogliere diverse configurazioni motori grazie a un brillante restyling operativo e funzionale.

Open Sesame!

july 2017

The first additive repair techniques under development in Italy’s Apulia Region are already being adopted in the factory – such as in Brindisi, where one special machine does the job of three.

Made in NaPoland!

july 2017

Clean, efficient and robotized, the new lines for the LEAP program in Pomigliano and Bielsko-Biała are astonishing and they’re ready to face the challenge of a striking market demand.

The silent revolution

august 2017

Less complexity, costs, wasted material and noise, additive manufacturing in aviation and other industries is optimistically looking ahead to the future, counting on a present that already makes history.

Give me your eyes

august 2017

Smart glasses, experimentally developed inside the Avio Aero Services area, are opening a new chapter in the industrial digitalization.

No smoking guns

september 2017

The first repair using groundbreaking additive techniques through a special gun has already been performed, inside a University Campus.

Ever more Brilliant

october 2017

The advance of digitalization continues within Avio Aero’s factories, thanks to IT teams working in tandem with manufacturing specialists.

No Data, No Digital

november 2017

The joint efforts of IT and production professionals have proven that it takes time to become an industry 4.0, with much experimentation, development and learning along the way.

German rigour, Italian brilliance

december 2017

Welcome to Bielsko-Biala, the Polish facility which is going through a game-changing technological evolution.

The giant of the forest

december 2017

In Polonia Aero's enormous testing laboratory, testing began on the turbine for the world’s largest commercial jet engine. 

The sky in a room

december 2017

Unique test environments where the main ATP engine modules, including their 3D printed parts, are tested in flight before the whole engine test.

Tag and Follow

february 2018

This isn’t another social network for industry, but rather a new tool on Avio Aero’s path towards digitalization.

Brindisi goes 3D

march 2018

A new dedicated additive manufacturing facility in the south of Italy, it will build parts for the newly christened GE CatalystTM engine.

Blade Runners 4.0

may 2018

Researchers at the Additive Repair Development Center in Bari are developing a second additive repair technique for aircraft engine turbines.

Once upon a time in a server

may 2018

A new technology is facilitating digital transformation in businesses and, despite sophisticated terms, it is much closer to our everyday lives than it seems.

A LEAP for Avio Aero

january 2017

An unprecedented commitment for the company’s facilities in Europe for the launch of their latest programme to support CFM engines for medium-range aircrafts.

And the challenge goes on

february 2017

Our customer EPI has congratulated us on the improvements made to our gearboxes and asked us to keep up the good work.

Side by side with heroes

march 2017

Our Brindisi Service team supports the helicopter engines of several Italian armed forces, including the Police Force in Abruzzo.

Avio Aero goes for the double

april 2017

The modules for the second engine to test in the GE9X program have been delivered, and work is pressing ahead on the next modules for dispatch to the USA.

Even the Navy flies... with us!

april 2017

The Italian Navy has received the first MH-90 helicopter in tactical transport version for its 5th Helicopter Group.

One thousand and counting...

april 2017

Celebrated, at Torino Caselle airport, the five hundredth Typhoon and the thousandth EJ200 delivered to the Italian Air Force.

Power at sea

may 2017

Seven thousand tons sailing at up to 27 knots, thanks to the turbines Avio Aero installs on the FREMM vessels.

A magic Spray

june 2017

Our engineers and technicians have developed a service process with major operational benefits for airlines, all thanks to the thermal spray.

Great opening at PAS

june 2017

First day of the Paris Air Show at Le Bourget with impressive results for GE Aviation on the wing of enthusiasm.

Facts and figures

july 2017

A week after the end of the aviation industry's most important event, impressive figures to which GE contributed with its orders and commitments.

Long live the LEAP

september 2017

Three core components of the brand-new CFM engine will be revised and repaired at Avio Aero's service shops.

Avio Aero awards at 2017 ALM

january 2017

The annual presentation of results and awards for GE Aviation took place this year in Cincinnati.

Ironman works in Brindisi

july 2017

One of the most exhausting challenge, completed by a colleague from our Brindisi site, who after a total 270 km race says… he’s not tired.

ATP gets fresh

november 2017

Among the 3D printed components that make this engine unique, one of them, or actually three, integrate high tech and thermal capabilities into a very small space.

Made in Venice

november 2017

Have a look inside the Leonardo Elicotteri plant, discovering one of the most long-running and high-tech collaborations for Avio Aero.

Behemoths of the sea

january 2018

In the places where the most imposing military vessels are built, including the first PPA, equipped with the most powerful of gas turbines.

The supersonic flight goes on

february 2018

The EJ200 program achieves a distinguished milestone with a special delivery for the Italian Air Force.  

Reggae on the shop floor

may 2018

Angelo is the Dj and producer of the band BoomDaBash, his songs are about diversity and inclusion, but he is also an aviation professional with a truly unique story.

Engineers in overalls

june 2018

The digital transformation in complex industrial contexts is beneficial to the process, to work areas, and can even increase professionalism, or inspire new ones. 

The magnificent seven

march 2018

A shining model of intercontinental cooperation based on advanced engineering is taking shape on one of the most anticipated engines.

Additive for the airlines

april 2018

Maintenance and repair techniques based on additive technologies are ready for the airlines inside Avio Aero repair stations, after the development and certifications phases inside Avio Aero labs.

The Diva inside everyone

july 2017

Thanks to the Women’s Network, we discovered an inspiring professional-human story combined with a stunning hi-tech invention.

Diverse...but from whom?

october 2017

The GLBTA forum in Milan has been an opportunity to tackle the subject of diversity in the world of work, with a valuable contribution from Avio Aero.

Learning like Millennials

april 2018

Exactly five years after the tragic event that struck the heart of its buildings, the City of Science is more alive than ever through its exhibitions, training experiences and labs, one of those is dedicated to Avio Aero.

CSI Aviation

june 2018

Investigations carried out by specialized engineers and technicians, who seek for the reasons of failures and damages happened to aircraft engines, are almost as infallible as a black-box.

Limitless LEAP

july 2018

Just two years after the start of operation, one thousand engines have already been assembled for the program that is breaking all records and testing the mettle of the production teams in Italy and Poland.

England, start your engines

july 2018

What World Cup? What Wimbledon? Aviation’s Own Grand Slam Event Is Starting On Monday In Farnborough, England.

That's volare

september 2018

A story of industrial transformation, legendary vehicles and brilliant engineers, handed down to present times by the designers and producers of pure ‘Made in Italy’ airplanes, even unmanned ones.

The 3Dreamers

september 2018

Meet the generation of aviation design engineers who are thinking differently thanks to a disruptive technology and an amazing attitude.

How Europe flies

september 2018

R&D projects for both the future aircraft and the engines seen up-close by who’s leading them, as well as by who’s working on design and cutting-edge technologies.

Additive against FOD

october 2018

A new form of Engineering-Manufacturing collaboration takes an attractive shape thanks to the design for additive, right where the second Avio Aero additive facility is going to open soon. 

Fast and furious

october 2018

Not just a helicopter, not even an airplane, the RACER is the fastest in its category, capable of vertical take-off and landing, thanks to the latest technology and tremendous partnerships.

The Millionaire

november 2018

The Eurofighter Typhoon, also known as the European defense backbone, reaches the historical milestone of 500,000 flight hours, or one million for its supersonic engines.

Mechanical jewelry

december 2018

The first transmission kit produced in Italy for the next generation of civil helicopters, including sophisticated technology to ensure reliability and unique performance.

An Italian Story

december 2018

110 years of Avio Aero as seen from inside the Air Force aeronautical Museum going through a special journey of extraordinary stories, twisted with the aviation industry and much more.

The Propeller Heads

january 2019

Two engineers, both eager pilots, inside the test facility that allows the most realistic flight simulation for the Catalyst engine, applying real components and weather conditions.

Grand Total

january 2019

Boeing pairs the world’s largest twin-engine commercial airplane with the world’s largest jet engine including its likewise record-breaker turbine.

TECH - MEX

february 2019

A group of Mexican GE engineers, national institutions, university professors and researchers touring Europe to see first-hand technological wonders and enjoy the network effect.

Back to the Future

february 2019

Travelling from one city to another or crossing megalopolis thanks to artificial intelligence, electric propulsion and hybridization is not just Sci-Fi for aviation professionals.

The oldest online University

march 2019

Millennials, and not only, take lessons from professors on the web, sharpened by corporate leaders' contributions, to obtain real degrees from the most prestigious universities.

Federated Testing

march 2019

A team of European brains is accompanying GE's new turboprop engine towards its first flight, through a myriad of testing sensors and cables, advanced test rooms and a digital twin.

Cameri gets bigger

march 2019

The next generation of additive machines are already installed at the factory of the future in Cameri, to 3D print turbine blades for the new GE9X engine and to continue expansion.

The sky above Europe

april 2019

The Clean Sky2 conference looks at the upcoming challenges, at aeronautical innovations which enable sustainable development and a future with lower environmental impact.

GE’s Catalyst for Drones

april 2019

The brand-new turboprop engine is making its debut in business and general aviation, but a military version of this revolutionary engine technology is much more than just an idea.

MAESTRO's lesson goes on

may 2019

After the Clean Sky 2 conference, attention lands on one of the most advanced and ambitious projects that shortly will take some results to flight and that promises new developments.

Riders on the jet engine

may 2019

It is not just a coincidence that the professional DNA of some aircraft engines’ service specialists is enhanced with operational expertise in the field of motorcycling.

Old but gold.
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