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 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 _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
Nov 25, 2009 - 7:48 AM
The FAA is still investigating what caused an Aruban-registered Airbus A319 Corporate Jetliner to lose its emergency slide shortly after takeoff from Dalla
Nov 25, 2009 - 7:34 AM
A <link _blank>survey</link> conducted in mid-November of Aeronautical Repair Station Association (ARSA) members indicates tha
Nov 25, 2009 - 3:58 AM
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has certified Premier Aircraft’s 50Dash4 upgrade of the Falcon 50.