Why technical content needs to go local


80% of operational, aviation maintenance and support personnel are non-native speakers, however all aviation industry technical documentation is in English. 

Given that it takes 2 years to train maintainers in Simplified Technical English and even proficient speakers can be tripped up by the nuances of language, the industry faces significant challenges ahead. 

Take a look at our infographic to find out more about why an overreliance on English language is increasingly causing problems in tech doc publishing.