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 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
Hawker Beechcraft late last week took the wraps off a <link http://www.ainalerts.com/ainalerts/alertimages/HBC_CLASS.pdf _blank>new program</link> designed
Dec 2, 2009 - 11:33 AM
Skytech, which has long been based at Martin State Airport in Baltimore, has moved its maintenance facility to Carroll County Airport in Westminster, Md.
Nov 25, 2009 - 7:52 AM
Bombardier Aerospace has enhanced its Middle East presence with the expansion of its mobile response team (MRT) into the region.
Nov 25, 2009 - 7:51 AM
German airline Air Berlin Group has signed an agreement under which Lufthansa Technik will provide comprehensive component support for its entire fleet.
Nov 25, 2009 - 7:49 AM
The FAA is proposing an Airworthiness Directive (AD) for the Piaggio Avanti based upon an operator report of a short circuit between a generator power cabl