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.

May 12, 2016 - 9:52 AM
Agency says operators have an “ongoing obligation” to ensure that the maintenance or modification mandated by an AD is maintained.
May 11, 2016 - 8:49 AM
The agreement makes Duncan the only non-OEM facility approved for the update.
May 11, 2016 - 8:42 AM
Facilities in Winnipeg and Cincinnati receive major investment.
Ruag hangar
May 11, 2016 - 3:18 AM
The Geneva company extended its schedule to create capacity for the two projects.
May 11, 2016 - 2:54 AM
The Embraer E190 was preventing further use of the runway.
May 11, 2016 - 2:48 AM
The $2 million expansion includes environmentally controlled spray booths.
May 10, 2016 - 12:41 PM
To date, almost a third of Citation X owners have opted to have these winglets installed, and the winglets are standard equipment on the Citation X+.
May 10, 2016 - 11:08 AM
Retrofits available in 12 months, but still no launch customer
Comlux America hangar expansion
May 5, 2016 - 11:27 AM
Hangar can now simultaneously house one widebody and up to four single-aisle bizliners.
May 4, 2016 - 11:26 AM
Tamarack Aerospace Group secured EASA STC approval for its Atlas winglets on the CitationJet, CJ1 and CJ1+ in January.