Pressures on the Aerospace and Defense industry have led experts to change the conversation about fleet maintenance and parts management.
One of the greatest Service Supply Chain challenges is the optimized management of materials for complex assets such as aircraft or weapon systems.
Meeting flight schedules, complying with FAA requirements, and ensuring overall airworthiness of an aircraft fleet are daunting tasks.
Weapon systems must be available when needed.
Meeting customer availability or fill rate profitably, are the metrics that matter to a manufacturer managing a PBL for warfighter weapon systems.