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.
Service Bulletin and Airworthiness Directive monitoring are among the engineering services for the bizliner.
During the downtime the company accomplished additional service bulletins and interior modifications.
The systems provides Learjet 60 operators access to North Atlantic Tracks.
Upgrade includes winglets, Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 retrofit avionics and replacement Williams International FJ44-4A-32 engines.
A chartered Boeing Business Jet brought the Voices of Haiti children's choir to New York for a concert with operatic star Andrea Bocelli.
The MRO also has a maintenance base in Sarasota, Florida, and is setting up an aircraft maintenance shop at Hanscom Field, near Boston.
So far this year, the facility has completed three VIP bizliners a “steady stream” of maintenance and upgrade projects.
The company drew on the experience of sister companies in Asia and Australia.
The approval covers Globals and Challengers.
The operator is the first in Africa to hold such an approval for the Williams engine.