For Pietro Pascale, general manager and accountable manager at Italian MRO Atitech, the company had to move quickly to offset declines in areas such as heavy maintenance, line maintenance and work related to engines and components.

“The impact of COVID-19 forced the industry to reorganize the business, to cut all non-essential cost and to focus on new business demand in areas such as new-generation aircraft, new technology, new skills and new markets,” he says.

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