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 6, 2008 - 9:48 AM
Owners of some 360 U.S.-registered Mitsubishi MU-2s would be required to install newly designed torque-tube joints to prevent possible failure of the flap
May 6, 2008 - 9:47 AM
Early next year Boeing will offer a kit for BBJs and BBJ2s that will provide a 6,500-ft cabin at FL 410 instead of the standard 8,000-ft cabin.
May 6, 2008 - 9:41 AM
Converting a piston twin into a turboprop single may seem like a bizarre idea, but an international team of technicians and engineers in Russia and Switzer
May 6, 2008 - 9:37 AM
Jet Aviation Dusseldorf has received line and base maintenance approvals for Embraer’s ERJ-135 and ERJ-145 regional airliners.
May 6, 2008 - 9:36 AM
Crane Aerospace of Lynnwood, Wash., is developing an aircraft version of a handheld remote tire-pressure indicator that Goodyear developed for automobiles.
May 6, 2008 - 9:35 AM
Duncan Aviation has introduced an aircraft interior refurb program known as “Arkitektuair,” the result of a three-year study and the implementation of new
May 6, 2008 - 9:31 AM
Fly BN will handle maintenance, overhauls and repairs for the Islander and Defender turboprop and piston models.
May 6, 2008 - 9:25 AM
A Cessna 182 recently flew from Daytona Beach, Fla., to Carlsbad, Calif, running on jet-A.
May 6, 2008 - 8:59 AM
Extex, the Mesa, Ariz.
May 6, 2008 - 8:57 AM
Boeing Business Jets are included in a new AD that expands the provisions of an August 30 emergency AD concerning possible exposed wires in fuel pumps that