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.
Acquisition moves Pro Aero into new industry sectors.
The EAD is being issued to detect and correct cracking of the barrel nuts at the horizontal stabilizer-to-vertical stabilizer attachment joint.
Facility will offer sales and maintenance
The proposed AD was prompted by reports of a copilot sliding aft on his seat during takeoff at rotation.
SmartStem tire pressure sensors replace traditional tire inflation valves read and display stored information wirelessly.
AEM will provide support and genuine Tactair OEM equipment.
The STC will initially cover the Bombardier Challenger 601-3A/3R, Learjet 60, Gulfstream G100, G200 and the Textron Hawker 800 series.
Goodsite has been with FlightSafety since 2005.
Refocuses on core business
Lufthansa Technik broke ground on a new Airbus A320 overhaul facility in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico.