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.

Aug 13, 2014 - 10:15 AM
Burchell has experience in ground support equipment and military subcontract manufacturing.
Aug 13, 2014 - 10:10 AM
An intermittent indication of slat activity caused by chafing of the electrical wiring prompted the AD.
Dassault Falcon Jet brought its flagship 7X (foreground) and 2000LXS/S models to LABACE, highlighting the airframer’s conviction that Latin America is an important market. (Photo: David McIntosh)
Aug 12, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Dassault sees continued growth of its fleet in Latin America and is expanding its maintenance facility in Sorocaba to support this.
Aug 12, 2014 - 9:00 AM
United Turbine Parts specializes in supplying overhauled PW100 and PT6 engines and components.
Aug 11, 2014 - 11:01 PM
JSSI aims to prove that its expertise in aircraft maintenance programs extends beyond business jets, with its new emphasis on helicopters.
Aug 11, 2014 - 11:01 PM
JSSI aims to prove that its expertise in aircraft maintenance programs extends beyond business jets, with its new emphasis on helicopters.
Aug 11, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Gulfstream opened a large new facility at Sorocaba (60km West of Sao Paulo) the day before LABACE started, before flying in five jets to the static.
Aug 11, 2014 - 1:00 PM
Contact Center expanded; Northeast Brazil authorized service center added.
Aug 11, 2014 - 12:50 AM
Brazil’s civil aviation authority validates the aftermarket manufacturer’s latest supplemental type certificate for Dassault aircraft.
AgustaWestland AW139
Aug 10, 2014 - 3:20 PM
U.S. company enhances tip-to-tail maintenance and parts-only offerings while joining Brazilian helicopter pilots’ association.