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.

Dec 16, 2009 - 10:46 AM
The FAA has awarded repair station status to Munich, Germany-based 328 Support Services for the Dornier 328 jet and turboprop in recognition of its executi
Dec 16, 2009 - 10:43 AM
West Star Aviation has expanded its maintenance service business into the southeast U.S.
Dec 16, 2009 - 10:38 AM
Effective January 1 Savannah Air Center will be named Midcoast Aviation.
Dec 15, 2009 - 11:07 AM
The Comlux Group, which became a 40-percent shareholder in the Airbus Corporate Jet Center (ACJC) in May last year, has withdrawn from the partnership by m
Dec 10, 2009 - 10:29 AM
Jet Aviation this week laid off 94 full-time employees at its completions and maintenance facility in Basel, Switzerland.
Dec 9, 2009 - 11:10 AM
Lufthansa Technik has expanded its composite workshop at its airframe related components (ARC) facility in Hamburg, Germany, to handle repairs of large com
Dec 9, 2009 - 11:07 AM
In another sign that the aviation aftermarket is gaining strength, First Aviation Services on Monday closed its acquisition of Kelly Aerospace Turbine Rota
Dec 9, 2009 - 11:05 AM
TransDigm Group has agreed to buy most of the assets of Dukes and Dukes subsidiary GST Industries for about $96 million in cash, according to TransDigm.
Dec 9, 2009 - 11:03 AM
GE Aviation, which bought Walter Engines last year, has selected Premier Turbines as a designated repair center in North and South America for the M601 and
Dec 9, 2009 - 10:57 AM
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