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.

May 15, 2008 - 11:08 AM
At press time, as many as 50 of the 183 Citation Xs delivered worldwide had yet to be inspected for “very small cracks” in the elevator hinge fittings that
May 15, 2008 - 6:40 AM
“We’ve had some very positive response from the marketplace,” a Honeywell spokesman said, but the company and partner Garrett Aviation Services have failed
May 15, 2008 - 6:04 AM
Jet Aviation’s facilities at Biggin Hill in the UK and Dusseldorf, Germany, were named by Embraer as authorized service centers for the Legacy, the new cor
May 15, 2008 - 5:59 AM
Alpha Omega Jet Services, launched in late 2000 as an aircraft management and consulting firm, went into the completion and refurb business last month with
May 15, 2008 - 5:57 AM
A passive sound-reduction kit for the Pilatus PC-12 lowers cabin noise by 55 percent in the speech interference level and by 80 percent in the average “A”
May 15, 2008 - 5:43 AM
Learjet 30-series jets operating in the Pacific Rim can have RVSM mods performed by Jet Aviation Singapore.
May 15, 2008 - 5:06 AM
Dee Howard, the San Antonio-based heavy maintenance, repair and aircraft modification company in business since 1947, is being auctioned.
May 9, 2008 - 7:46 AM
Times are tough, but you won’t hear a lot of complaints from Universal Jet Services.
May 9, 2008 - 7:32 AM
GE Druck has introduced a new air-data line-switching unit to make it easier for operators to test their pitot-static systems.
May 9, 2008 - 5:02 AM
NDT International has developed a smaller, less expensive way of providing C-scan images of bond flaws in composites and honeycomb structures.