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.
Tanks provide an additional 180 gallons of fuel for 90-series King Airs and 190 gallons for larger King Airs.
The new facility is expected to begin operations in 2016.
Expands 25-year Bell service center capability
The company uses the system to check components for cracks, overlaps, folds, pores and binding errors in the surface.
The company and Gulfstream are the only maintenance facilities that have this equipment for a required test.
The company has more than 12,000 unique parts in inventory.
The Halo 250 conversion, developed with Beechcraft and BLR Aerospace, allows more payload in hot and high conditions.
The UK company can manage the records, continuous airworthiness and maintenance planning for ATR 72s and several Gulfstream models.
Company's former owner and president Weygandt ordered to pay $600,000 to Gulfstream.
Market recovery in business and general aviation in North America lifts flight support company.