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 27, 2008 - 10:19 AM
Revised lower life cycles of certain rotating parts of the CFE738 engines on the Falcon 2000 prompted a proposed AD to require replacement of these parts b
May 27, 2008 - 10:11 AM
Midcoast Aviation in St.
May 27, 2008 - 10:01 AM
Among the key people associated with the buyers of Garrett Aviation’s Santa Barbara, Calif.
May 23, 2008 - 7:15 AM
Clintonville, Wis.-based Performance Conversions has received an STC for installing 751-shp Czech-built Walter M601E-11 turboprop engines and five-blade Av
May 23, 2008 - 6:47 AM
More than 18 months after it was revealed that Cessna was seeking corporate approval to build its largest ever Citation service center in Wichita, Cessna a
May 22, 2008 - 6:44 AM
Operators of about 1,100 Honeywell TFE731-2, -3 and -4 engines have until December 31 next year to replace fan rotor discs with improved ones under a new A
May 22, 2008 - 6:38 AM
Jet Aviation in West Palm Beach, Fla., was recently named an authorized service center by Embraer for its new Legacy, a 10- to 19- passenger business jet/c
May 22, 2008 - 5:51 AM
DeCrane Aircraft Systems’ PATS unit recently completed a 42,000-sq-ft expansion of its facility at Sussex County Airport in Georgetown, Del.
May 22, 2008 - 5:13 AM
A General Electric spokesman confirmed the sale of its Garrett Santa Barbara completion center to Yankee Pacific and WestCap Partners Private Equity Fund.
May 22, 2008 - 12:34 AM
The Swiss aircraft service provider groWing is Continuing Airworthiness Management Organization (CAMO) certified since last year.