KLM Engineering & Maintenance conducted a drone inspection in hangar 10 in collaboration with the company Mainblades. The Boeing 737-800 with registration PH-BXY was inspected by the drone for lightning damage. The first results of the test are positive. During operation, small damage may occur, for example, by lightning or hailing. The high safety standard…Details
Mainblades Inspections is excited to announce it has joined the YES!Delft Incubator, the leading high tech incubator in europe. YES!Delft is the high tech entrepreneurs center where startups work hard to become tomorrow’s leading firms.
Mainblades Inspections has been featured in an summer of 2017 edition of Op De Bok, the magazine of the Dutch Airline Pilots Association (Vereniging Nederlandse Verkeersvliegers).
Check the article (in Dutch) regarding aircraft inspections with drones by Mainblades Inspections in the autumn 2017 edition of Technisch Weekblad here.
Mainblades has exhibited it’s progress and technology at the KLM Innovation Fair this October 16th, 2018!
Mainblades has been featured in the TU Delta – the alumni magazine for the Delft University of Technology. Check out the interview and our company story under the section ‘The Firm’: https://www.delta.tudelft.nl/article/firm-mainblades
While not too long ago, drones were mostly associated with either military technology – on one end of the spectrum – or a toy that people can fly around in their free time, on the other, nowadays, drones are ever-so-popular among commercial users. Companies in different industries are embracing drones as a means to provide…Details
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), better known as drones, hold a lot of commercial potential. In the aviation industry, in particular, drone solutions, whether manual or automated, are becoming increasingly sought-after in performing visual aircraft inspections, which – unlike inspections performed by personnel – are easier, faster and more cost-efficient. As beneficial as that may be…Details
As any other industry that relies heavily on the latest, most efficient and secure technology, aviation, too, is looking to innovate on a constant pace. Big and small companies alike are working on technologies and solutions that pushes one step forward. Mainblades is one of those companies. Our team recently attended this year’s edition of…Details
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