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.
Marshall Aerospace is rapidly expanding into business aviation sales and support services, helping to diversify this well-established UK company.
Rolls-Royce is probably the leading engine manufacturer for larger business jets, and as the fleet grows it is investing heavily in supporting operators.
Wireless-controlled electric tug from Germany frees up wasted hangar space.
While all the talk is of pilot shortages, it is the aging population of maintenance engineers that poses the biggest problem.
There are 218 Falcon 7Xs in service, flying an average 400 hours per year.
Mx students to benefit from high fidelity simulation
Approval rounds out MRO’s relationship with Embraer.
STC adds 686 gallons of fuel.
Vector will provide MRO services on the PT6T.
The association seeks to standardize Part 135 inspection standards.