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.
AeroEx has partnered with Web Manuals to provide Web-based company operations manuals and updating services.
Service centers in Amsterdam and Singapore now able to perform maintenance on BR710 engines installed on Bombardier Globals.
Business is growing at Airbus Corporate Jet Centre, including retrofits and maintenance contracts.
Key changes include General Electric H75 engines, Garmin G1000 avionics, cabin upgrades and aerodynamic modifications.
Lagos-based Evergreen Apple Nigeria announced a new name–EAN Aviation–at EBACE.
BBA’s H+S subsidiary is opening a major engine overhaul facility to serve the Middle East market.
AJW Aviation and Jet Aviation Basel offer component support services.
Installation includes the Universal UniLink UL-801 CMU, UNS-1Espw FMS and CVR-120R, as well as CPDLC and ADS-C units.
Etihad Airways is buying the airline maintenance and flight training businesses of Abu Dhabi's Mubadala group.
MRO seeks more technicians.