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 news at Helitech International, included the hourly cost maintenance provider's announcement six new aircraft have been enrolled in its engine program.
Repair stations just want unfettered access to maintenance manuals, but some OEMs are reluctant to share.
The modification is slated to be available by the end of 2016.
The Nebraska-based MRO provider was named as the exclusive dealer for the Inairvation cabin upgrade for the Gulfstream 450 and 550.
Schiphol-based JetSupport has filled in a gap in its Dassault service offerings.
The upgrade addresses pending regulatory and obsolescence issues, in addition to offering a “cost effective” platform.
Retrofit provides a solution to corrosion issues with the original aluminum honeycomb inner acoustic barrels in PW300-series engines.
Through the end of November the MRO provider is offering StubHub gift cards and discounts with qualifying service purchases.
With acquisition, company expands into Aircraft Minimum Equipment Lists.
The SB is classified as a heavy maintenance input.