Panelists at the 2019 Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX) in Hamburg expect to see ongoing pressure on the supply chain as airliner production rates hit record highs. “There’s a lot going on and there’s also a lot of strain on the supply chain,” Tronos Aviation Consulting managing officer Gary Weissel said during the April event. The pressures are coming from several directions. Production rates are increasing, several new aircraft programs have been launched, and the ...

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