Automated generic integration of flight logbook data into aircraft maintenance systems

Oliver Hunte, Carsten Kleiner, Uwe Koch, Arne Koschel & BjöRn Koschel
The automated transfer of flight logbook information from aircrafts into aircraft maintenance systems leads to reduced ground and maintenance time and is thus desirable from an economical point of view. Until recently, flight logbooks have not been managed electronically in aircrafts or at least the data transfer from aircraft to ground maintenance system has been executed manually. Latest aircraft types such as the Airbus A380 or the Boeing 787 do support an electronic logbook and...