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.

Dec 2, 2014 - 10:05 AM
Company names avionics managers at Birmingham, Las Vegas and Cleveland MROs.
Nov 26, 2014 - 8:40 AM
The approval allows West Star to manage its own certification projects and determine compliance with FAA procedures and guidelines.
CenTex King Air
Nov 26, 2014 - 8:36 AM
Tanks provide an additional 180 gallons of fuel for 90-series King Airs and 190 gallons for larger King Airs.
Nov 26, 2014 - 8:33 AM
The new facility is expected to begin operations in 2016.
Nov 26, 2014 - 8:30 AM
Expands 25-year Bell service center capability
Nov 26, 2014 - 8:25 AM
The company uses the system to check components for cracks, overlaps, folds, pores and binding errors in the surface.
Nov 26, 2014 - 8:07 AM
The company and Gulfstream are the only maintenance facilities that have this equipment for a required test.
Nov 26, 2014 - 7:58 AM
The company has more than 12,000 unique parts in inventory.
Nov 25, 2014 - 11:08 AM
The Halo 250 conversion, developed with Beechcraft and BLR Aerospace, allows more payload in hot and high conditions.
Nov 25, 2014 - 10:11 AM
The UK company can manage the records, continuous airworthiness and maintenance planning for ATR 72s and several Gulfstream models.