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.
After no action on a request filed in February, the association is urging that the FAA hammer out its differences with EASA on commercial parts.
The STC allows operators of Caravans equipped with Blackhawk Modifications engine upgrades to install the True Blue Power lithium-ion battery.
Gary Dolski will head up the aircraft charter and management business, while Alden Zhang will steer the development of an AOC in Shanghai.
The joint venture between Air China and Lufthansa is enjoying growth in business jet maintenance and modifications.
The GoDirect applications from Honeywell help operators make better use of data on aircraft.
Having established aircraft management and FBO in other regions GAMA is now expanding in China.
The airframer’s latest prognostication sees deliveries of approximately 700 of its jets to the China region over the next decade
China’s largest and oldest aviation services provider looks to leverage its experience and resources to assist its customers.
During the trialls, stopping distances were reduced by an average of 24 percent, while landing rolls were shortened by an average of 26 percent.
Jet Aviation's MRO facilities have won new maintenance approvals from several Asian authorities.