Modern Project Management

(ISSN: 2317-3963)

Application of Lean in Aerospace New Product Introduction Project

Hui Ma
Engineering and Technology, Honeywell Aerospace Canada


Application of Lean in AerospaceAftermarket NewProduct Introduction (NPI) project is discussed periodically in the last tenyears. A NPI project is selected from an APU and AMS components repair andoverhaul service center to demonstrate the benefits of Lean application in newcapability project. Several Lean tools implementation in NPI project isanalyzed and conclusion is drawn based on two NPI project metrics and results.

Keywords: Lean, NPI, Repair and Overhaul, Aerospace.



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