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 2, 2008 - 10:10 AM
Turbine engine overhauler Red River Turbines has built the world’s first commercial T-9 military spec depot-level engine test cell.<br /><br />The $1.6 mil
May 2, 2008 - 8:32 AM
BBA Aviation Engine Repair and Overhaul’s Dallas Airmotive has added Pratt <br />&amp; Whitney Canada PW300 hot-section inspection service at its Love Fiel
May 2, 2008 - 8:24 AM
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada signed a fleet-management program contract with Era Helicopters of Lake Charles, La., to provide engine support for its fleet of
May 2, 2008 - 8:16 AM
InterGlobe General Aviation, a subsidiary of InterGlobe Enterprises, is opening a Hawker Beechcraft authorized service center at the Indira Gandhi Internat
May 2, 2008 - 8:07 AM
The European Aviation Safety Agency has granted approval of a recent FAA-approved rotor blade tape installation STC for Robinson R22s and R44s.
May 2, 2008 - 8:04 AM
An 18,000-sq-ft maintenance, repair and overhaul facility was slated to open on Singapore’s Changi Airport before the end of last month.
May 2, 2008 - 7:59 AM
The EASA has issued a Part 145 approval certificate to Embraer’s new executive jets center at Le Bourget Airport.
May 2, 2008 - 7:56 AM
For the fourth time the FAA has awarded Western Aircraft the Diamond Certificate of Excellence for the company’s commitment to technical training and exper
May 2, 2008 - 7:53 AM
GE Sensing and Inspections has introduced the XLG3 borescope, which standardizes the inspection process and allows the user to manage it effectively.<br />
May 1, 2008 - 12:55 PM
In a situation reminiscent of the dilemma JetStar owners face, a substantial number of Cessna 441 Conquest II twin turboprops could be grounded come Septem