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.
The FAA has awarded a one-year renewable contract to Abaris Training to train its aviation safety inspectors in advanced composite maintenance and repair.
Sikorsky Aerospace Services has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Naasco Northeast for an improvement to S-76 helicopter starter-generators.
General Electric (GE) has purchased a 51-percent share of Airfoil Technologies International Singapore, a joint venture between GE and Teleflex, for $300 m
Gulfstream Aerospace has reintroduced its “Meet the Quote” spare parts price-matching program.
Air Alliance, a Cessna service center based in Germany, has been designated an authorized Blackhawk distributor and installation center.
as acquired three Gulfstream IIs to disassemble and part out.
Indianapolis is now home to the third Rolls-Royce global On-Wing Care center to open in the past 18 months.
Jim Ziegler has joined Greenwich AeroGroup as president and CEO.
CRS Jet Spares has completed its 75th STC replacement generator transaction.
<link http://www.faa.gov/aircraft/draft_docs/media/AC20-107B_DRAFT_090506.pdf _blank>Advisory Circular AC 20-107B</link>, pertaining to composite aircraft