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.
Agency says operators have an “ongoing obligation” to ensure that the maintenance or modification mandated by an AD is maintained.
The agreement makes Duncan the only non-OEM facility approved for the update.
Facilities in Winnipeg and Cincinnati receive major investment.
The Geneva company extended its schedule to create capacity for the two projects.
The Embraer E190 was preventing further use of the runway.
The $2 million expansion includes environmentally controlled spray booths.
To date, almost a third of Citation X owners have opted to have these winglets installed, and the winglets are standard equipment on the Citation X+.
Retrofits available in 12 months, but still no launch customer
Hangar can now simultaneously house one widebody and up to four single-aisle bizliners.
Tamarack Aerospace Group secured EASA STC approval for its Atlas winglets on the CitationJet, CJ1 and CJ1+ in January.