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.

Oct 8, 2014 - 11:45 AM
The donated jet will allow teaching and research related to advanced industry maintenance procedures and ground-handling procedures.
Oct 8, 2014 - 11:42 AM
Support structure in place awaiting the A350’s entry into service.
Oct 8, 2014 - 11:40 AM
MRO opens second facility at Eggenmoen Airport in Norway.
Oct 8, 2014 - 11:30 AM
System could enable intervention before cracks have even begun to form as well as predict the remaining life of an engineering structure.
Oct 8, 2014 - 11:25 AM
The ebook is designed to assist operators with planning and budgeting for aircraft interior maintenance.
Oct 8, 2014 - 11:20 AM
The MRO works on the nacelles and thrust reversers of approximately 20 different business jets and regional airliners.
Oct 8, 2014 - 11:15 AM
Five-year deal covers Orange County Sherriff’s Department helicopters.
Oct 8, 2014 - 11:10 AM
The proposed AD is to prevent fuel leakage in combination with a capacitor clearance issue, which could result in an uncontrolled fire in the wheel well.
Oct 8, 2014 - 11:05 AM
The agency seeks to replace the one-time inspection required by AD 2012-14-06 with repetitive inspections.
Oct 7, 2014 - 1:40 PM
The solution will be available as a Bombardier Service Bulletin.