17 April 2024

Freighter Trends: Lee Carey gives insights on disassembly, upcoming trends, and sustainability

Lee Carey, VP Asset Management, shares insight on the teardown market, current trends, and sustainability.

Carey comments “The supply of aircraft and engines for teardown has been low in the past eighteen months, and far below the figures that were being forecast for retirement during and after the pandemic.

The reduction of aircraft being retired has a knock-on impact to the industry as a whole by increasing the base value of older assets, reducing the availability of used serviceable material (USM) and as a direct result, increasing the cost of maintenance activity.”

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Article courtesy of Freighter Trends.