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.
The site will be formally inaugurated later this year.
The test stand is universal and can reduce the cost and complexity of testing.
The company continues its North Texas expansion.
Company expects European approval soon, FAA STC by Q2 next year.
AeroProtect, the team's first offering, shields interior components from damage during production, shipping and installation.
The aircraft is the third BBJ in the world to be equipped with these aerodynamically optimized winglets from Aviation Partners Boeing.
Today there are more than 30 factory-trained technicians in 13 Engine Rapid Response offices performing nearly 2,000 AOG and in-field events per year.
The facility is Hartzell's first in China, and the propeller maker has plans to add more in the nation.
The inspection resets the helicopter's inspection cycles to zero, among other advantages.
The company holds approvals from various certification authorities around the world.