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.

people and aircraft in hangar
Oct 31, 2016 - 6:00 PM
New Singapore MRO/FBO facility, service agreement with Zetta Jet also announced.
aircraft taking off
Oct 31, 2016 - 5:25 PM
Photo-realistic renderings allow customers to view all the angles before committing to a paint scheme.
Oct 31, 2016 - 5:10 PM
Company’s $950 creeper increases productivity of aircraft technicians and reduces repetitive stress injuries.
Mark Johnstone, BBA Global Engine Services COO
Oct 31, 2016 - 4:15 PM
New DFW MRO campus reflects BBA Aviation Global Engine Services focus on the customer.
Oct 31, 2016 - 1:42 PM
Aviation Partners is bringing 15-foot demonstrator to NBAA Convention to display multiple applications of FlexFoil wing morphing.
Oct 31, 2016 - 1:30 PM
With the upgrade, typical cruise speeds are increased by up to 37 ktas, up to 340 ktas at maximum engine power limits.
JSSI president and CEO Neil Book oversees a company-wide initiative to broaden its aviation service offerings.
Oct 31, 2016 - 12:05 PM
JSSI’s Parts business is moving into whole aircraft acquisition.
Oct 31, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Pratt & Whitney Canada is offering 400 flight hours of free coverage for new PT6A operators.
Oct 31, 2016 - 9:30 AM
The integration simplifies the sharing of maintenance-tracking information with the Rockwell Collins Flight Operations System.
Bombardier’s service centers are growing in number, with a new 30,000-sq-ft facility scheduled to come on line in 2018. The Canadian airframer is focusing on adding support capability in places where the fleet is expanding.
Oct 31, 2016 - 9:05 AM
The company is tripling its size at Fort Lauderdale, adding two more customer support trucks.