Xiamen Airlines has selected Boeing’s Airplane
Health Management (AHM) system to enhance efficiency in its
maintenance and engineering operations.
The airline will implement
the AHM system on its current fleet of 94 Next-Generation 737s and
six 787 Dreamliners on order.
Xiamen Airlines will use AHM to collect and
evaluate airplane operations data while the airplane is in flight.
This real-time data is used to signal ground operations crews of
any potential maintenance issues before the airplane lands,
minimizing flight schedule disruptions and maintenance-related
“We were very impressed by the capabilities of
Boeing’s Airplane Health Management system, and believe it will
become an essential tool for our maintenance and engineering
operations as we continue to expand our fleet and our
international route network,” said Tang Jianqi, general manager
for engineering and maintenance, Xiamen Airlines. “With our recent
commitments to grow our all-Boeing airplane fleet, we know that we
can rely on Boeing as a trusted partner to also deliver the
highest quality technology solutions and services to help improve
efficiency in our operations.”
Xiamen Airlines is Boeing’s
65th customer for Airplane Health Management.
Xiamen Airlines is China’s only all-Boeing carrier. In
November 2013, the airline took delivery of its 100th Boeing
airplane, a Next-Generation 737-800. Xiamen Airlines has six 787s
on order and will establish new long-haul routes beginning this summer from the Fujian province to Europe, North America and
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