Maintenance and Modifications
News and issues about aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO), covering all segments of the aviation industry; and modifications for aircraft and engines. Subjects include product support of aircraft, engines and avionics, MRO company mergers, acquisitions, announcements and personnel, Airworthiness Directives, Supplemental Type Certificate approvals and other topics.
More than 1,600 Challengers are now in service worldwide.
The Swiss Rotor Solutions modification for the Airbus AS350/H125 helicopter improves pilot field of view when looking down by 10 times.
The Bremen-based MRO has broadened its international clientele with a new authorization to work on N-registered aircraft.
Deal included the Executive Aircraft Maintenance name and both the maintenance and avionics operations at the Arizona airport.
The Carrington Pearl Blue paint was applied to a Global Express XRS owned by Carrington Holding.
The new addition will bring the facility at Seletar Aerospace Part to more than 100,000 sq ft of hangar space.
With 12,000 square feet, the new hangar allows for additional paint capacity and paint schedule flexibility.
Defect grounds some SSJ100s, others unaffected
The two companies have collaborated on a variety of bizjet airframes including Bombardier Globals, Dassault Falcons and Cessna Citations.
Acquired in 2013, it will now known as Rectrix MRO, to highlight the Mass.-based company's repair services.