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.

Sep 16, 2009 - 11:29 AM
The board of directors of the Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (Pama) is moving ahead with a strategic plan following Pama’s separation from t
Sep 16, 2009 - 11:25 AM
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA), responding to recent member requests, issued a statement that clarifies FAA regulations that apply to u
Sep 16, 2009 - 11:23 AM
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) “is one step closer to issuing security regulations for repair stations,” according to the Modification an
Sep 9, 2009 - 12:01 PM
Avionics display provider Barco has entered into a partnership with Zhukovsky-based aerospace company Monitor Soft to jointly provide cockpit mission syste
Sep 9, 2009 - 11:58 AM
Vector Aerospace’s Helicopter Services Rolls-Royce 250 repair facility in Lewisville, Texas, is consolidating with the Vector Engine Services Atlantic Prat
Sep 9, 2009 - 11:49 AM
MTS Systems has secured a substantial order for mechanical test equipment, software and consulting from Rolls-Royce.
Sep 9, 2009 - 11:45 AM
Local 794 of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM&AW) in Albuquerque, N.M., is working with state and local leaders t
Sep 9, 2009 - 10:21 AM
Eclipse Aerospace, the reincarnation of defunct Eclipse Aviation, has vacated its $8 million factory service center and told Albany County Airport Authorit
Sep 2, 2009 - 11:25 AM
As part of its initiative to combat the problems associated with aging aircraft, the FAA has funded a suite of projects at the University of Dayton Researc
Sep 2, 2009 - 11:01 AM
The fear is palpable at corporate flight departments that have put their aircraft on someone else’s Part 135 OpSpecs.