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.
Action stems from NTSB safety recommendation outlined in its final report of the GIV that crashed on takeoff from Massachusett’s Bedford-Hanscom Field.
The deal, which has been extended indefinitely, covers the European air taxi provider's fleet of 15 Cessna Mustangs.
Honeywell is offering a $40,000 trade-in incentive through December 31.
Based in Columbus, the rapid response unit can handle anything up to an engine swap.
Company contracted two additional 787-8s and one 787-9 earlier this year, bringing the total contracted 787 interior modifications to six.
The upgrade will provide faster system boot-up and software loading, in addition to the ability to manage more data and display visual charts.
Bubble door for the Airbus Helicopters H125/AS350 offers a significant increase in lateral visibility and pilot headroom when leaning to the right.
The company expects the carbon-fiber prop to improve overall aircraft performance by between 5 and 7 percent.
The deal will see Dallas Love Field-based RBR handle sales and installation of Millennium's avionics packages for Cessna Citations.
The German MRO provider has been a GE-authorized service center since 2011.