In this discussion activity. address the following:
• We have examined the organizational structure of a typical maintenance organization and have reviewed the trend of maintenance outsourcing. In your post. compare and contrast the typical maintenance structure for an airline with in-house heavy maintenance versus an airline that outsources heavy maintenance checks. You need to consider who is responsible for the quality of maintenance results.
• How is quality assured during and after the maintenance checks have been completed?
• What effect. if any. does outsourcing have on fleet size?
• From a maintenance management perspective. identify one strength and one weakness for the company outsourcing heavy maintenance.
• Use a comparison of two different airlines that are in operation today to support your rationale presented in your post.
• After your primary. original posting. review and respond to a minimum of two of your classmates’ postings. From an aviation maintenance management perspective. do you agree with their strength and weakness? Support your response.