MRO Americas 2018

Location: Orlando, FL Date: April 10 – 12


MRO Americas is the premier event for the commercial air transport maintenance, repair, and overhaul industry, produced by Aviation Week. MRO Americas provides a world class venue for all those involved in the MRO sector to exchange ideas and best practices, share experiences, debate issues and challenges, and gather knowledge.


Oliver Wyman's Aviation experts will be presenting key industry forecasts and offering perspectives on the risk management of new equipment and on the state of the Federal Aviation Administration.

Tuesday, April 10
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM

Annual Industry Analysis and Forecast
Presenter: Brian Prentice, Partner, Oliver Wyman

Watch Brian's "Industry Forecast" presentation via livestream below.

Download presentation here.

Wednesday, April 11
10:30 AM – 11:15 AM

Risk Management of New Equipment
Moderator: Dave Marcontell, VP & GM, CAVOK

Wednesday, April 11
10:30 AM – 11:15 AM

State of the FAA
Moderator: Steven Douglas, VP, CAVOK


In its second decade, the Oliver Wyman annual MRO survey samples a range of executives from across the aviation industry addressing key trends and emerging issues in the MRO sector.

For the second straight year, respondents to Oliver Wyman’s 2018 MRO Survey ranked the escalating presence of original equipment manufacturers in the aftermarket as a top disruptor for the industry.

Download the full report here.


CAVOK's Dave Marcontell Wins Nuts & Bolts Award

Congratulations to Dave Marcontell, the General Manager of CAVOK, a division of Oliver Wyman, on receiving this year's Nuts & Bolts Award at MRO Americas 2018. The Airlines for America Nuts & Bolts Awards recognize exceptional service and contribution in the engineering or maintenance fields of the commercial aviation industry. Each year since 1967, the Airlines for America Engineering, Maintenance and Materiel Council has bestowed the award on one individual for contributions as an airline employee and one individual from a different segment of the industry. Dave, an FAA-licensed pilot and mechanic, was recognized as "an airline visionary, advisor, and business partner whose technical contributions and commercial acumen fundamentally support all facets of MRO industry success."

Join the Social Media Conversation
Members of our Oliver Wyman and CAVOK Aviation and Transportation teams will be on the ground this year to share their perspectives and insights. Join our conversations on Twitter using the hashtag #OWTransportation.