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.
The announcement caps a year-long process, under the FAA's new repair station certificiation protocols.
The approval covers the Garmin GTN 650/7560 installation for Primus 1000-equipped Citation Bravo, Ultra, Encore and Excel jets.s
The service provider will place representatives on-site in Houston so operators and customers alike can receive aircraft support.
Vector is offering the L-3 Lynx NTG-9000 and Garmin GTX-345 transponder.
The installation combined a Canadian-developed STC and a Rockwell Collins STC to prepare the aircraft for WAAS/LPV and bring it into ADS-B OUT compliance.
The London-based service provider can now service the S92 as well as the S76, Airbus H155 and Leonardo AW139.
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.