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.

Nov 24, 2009 - 7:53 AM
The EASA has approved Amac Aerospace Switzerland to perform line and base maintenance as well as interior refurbishments and modifications on the Global Ex
Nov 24, 2009 - 7:52 AM
Since Winglet Technology received STC approval from the FAA for installation of its distinctive elliptical winglets last June, the company says five retrof
Nov 24, 2009 - 7:48 AM
Pewaukee, Wis.-based VJS Lincoln, a division of VJS Construction Services that specializes in aviation development and construction, recently completed con
Nov 24, 2009 - 7:46 AM
The FAA will award completions center Gore Design Completions an organization designation authorization (ODA) before year-end.
Nov 24, 2009 - 7:45 AM
Three new service centers located in Fort Lauderdale, Toronto and Montreal have been added to the Piaggio Aero network.
Nov 24, 2009 - 7:43 AM
March 16 through 18 marks the dates for the third annual Aircraft Maintenance Technician (AMT) Society’s maintenance skills competition (MSC).
Nov 24, 2009 - 6:34 AM
The latest main gearbox (MGB) problem for the Sikorsky S-92A: foot-mount cracking that could lead to the complete separation of the MGB and subsequent loss
Nov 23, 2009 - 9:27 AM
With Cessna’s new Service Direct by Citation, the company’s product-support experts have devised a way to extend Cessna-brand maintenance services to custo
Nov 18, 2009 - 11:05 AM
Chris Erickson, chief repair station officer and compliance officer at Erickson Air-Crane, has been elected president of the Aeronautical Repair Station As
Nov 18, 2009 - 11:04 AM
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has certified Embraer as a Part 147 maintenance training organization.