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.
Individual control surfaceskins were not approved.
The London Luton-based MRO can support the Williams engine for another five years.
The company outfitted a Challenger 604 with an electric cabin door generally installed on larger aircraft.
A group of trade associations would like to see aviation maintenance professionals categorized more specifically.
GE Aviation and Lufthansa Technik are cooperating to boost support for GEnx-2B and GE9X turbofans.
Cyber warfare is among the areas of new military business opportunity for IAI, but a new business jet could be on the cards too.
The company's new paint facility is intended to provide services for the larger, longer-range aircraft customers are using.
The aircraft will be undergoing a refurbishment during the maintenance downtime.
Gulfstream to add nearly 30,000 sq ft to a facility that has already tripled in size over the past three decades.
The approval allows the company to support Garmin operators in the Middle East, Africa and Southeast Asia.