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.

Nov 26, 2014 - 7:58 AM
The company has more than 12,000 unique parts in inventory.
Nov 25, 2014 - 11:08 AM
The Halo 250 conversion, developed with Beechcraft and BLR Aerospace, allows more payload in hot and high conditions.
Nov 25, 2014 - 10:11 AM
The UK company can manage the records, continuous airworthiness and maintenance planning for ATR 72s and several Gulfstream models.
Nov 25, 2014 - 9:45 AM
Company's former owner and president Weygandt ordered to pay $600,000 to Gulfstream.
Nov 20, 2014 - 1:50 PM
Market recovery in business and general aviation in North America lifts flight support company.
Nov 19, 2014 - 11:15 AM
Acquisition moves Pro Aero into new industry sectors.
Nov 19, 2014 - 11:00 AM
The EAD is being issued to detect and correct cracking of the barrel nuts at the horizontal stabilizer-to-vertical stabilizer attachment joint.
Nov 19, 2014 - 9:45 AM
Facility will offer sales and maintenance
Nov 19, 2014 - 9:35 AM
The proposed AD was prompted by reports of a copilot sliding aft on his seat during takeoff at rotation.
Nov 19, 2014 - 9:30 AM
SmartStem tire pressure sensors replace traditional tire inflation valves read and display stored information wirelessly.