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.

Jul 28, 2016 - 11:04 AM
Aircraft are being updated with recovered taupe and coal leather seats, refinished cabin panels, leather cabin drink rails and other “luxury options."
Jul 26, 2016 - 4:50 PM
The company's three facilities hold DGAC approval.
Jul 26, 2016 - 4:28 PM
By year-end courses will cover some piston and jet aircraft.
Jul 26, 2016 - 4:19 PM
Under the STC StandardAero would install the engine in the Cessna Caravan 208B.
Jul 26, 2016 - 3:57 PM
The approval adds the S-76D to its existing approval for the S-76 Legacy models.
Jul 26, 2016 - 3:47 PM
LPV functionality is available as an option.
Jul 26, 2016 - 11:36 AM
STC covers most business aircraft with Honeywell Primus II radio suites, as well as Honeywell SPZ-8000, Primus 1000 and 2000 flight control
Jul 25, 2016 - 5:08 PM
Coverage now extends up to the first recommended overhaul.
Jul 25, 2016 - 8:00 AM
Less than a year after receiving its STC, Blackhawk has been highly successful with its engine-upgrade program.
Jul 20, 2016 - 11:12 AM
Rule eliminates "the burden and expense of developing, processing and approving RVSM maintenance programs.”