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.

Oct 21, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Lithium batteries weigh about half the weight of a traditional sealed lead-acid or nickel-cadmium battery.
Oct 21, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Speed increases by 12 to 14 knots at FL450, time-to-climb direct to FL450 drops to 26 minutes and range increases by 265 nm.
Oct 20, 2014 - 6:00 PM
System brings anti-skid technology to aircraft under 20,000 pounds, both for new and for in-service aircraft.
Oct 16, 2014 - 2:57 PM
150,000-sq-ft business aviation maintenance facility will be able to service up to 30 aircraft simultaneously.
Oct 16, 2014 - 2:30 PM
New apps include Pilot Gateway and My-Maintainer.
Oct 15, 2014 - 11:25 AM
Vector services General Electric, Honeywell, Pratt & Whitney Canada, Rolls-Royce and Turbomeca engines.
Oct 15, 2014 - 11:20 AM
Association members receive discounts from the preferred provider.
Oct 15, 2014 - 11:15 AM
Gogo’s UCS 5000 in-flight entertainment system provides Wi-Fi.
Oct 15, 2014 - 11:10 AM
Composite structure and advanced systems open new territory
Oct 15, 2014 - 11:05 AM
Dry media filtration best suited to high-tempo operations.