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.

Sep 30, 2009 - 10:35 AM
The Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (PAMA) is asking its members to participate in a study of how people view the aircraft mechanic career pa
Sep 30, 2009 - 10:32 AM
Forecast International estimates that nearly $1.7 billion will be spent on upgrades for fixed-wing aircraft weighing less than 70,000 pounds during the 200
Sep 30, 2009 - 10:32 AM
Robert Kraaipoel, 66, a citizen of the Netherlands and the director of Aviation Services International (ASI), an aircraft parts supply company in the Nethe
Sep 29, 2009 - 7:20 AM
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA), responding to recent member requests, issued a statement that clarifies FAA regulations that apply to u
Sep 29, 2009 - 6:50 AM
Cessna Aircraft in late August delivered the first Citation X retrofitted with elliptical winglets made by Wichita-based Winglet Technology.
Sep 23, 2009 - 11:13 AM
BBA Aviation Engine Repair and Overhaul (ERO) is transforming its Lafayette, La.
Sep 23, 2009 - 11:12 AM
The FAA has issued a <link http://www.regulations.gov/search/Regs/contentStreamer?objectId=0900006480a16b91&disposition=attachment&contentType=html _blank>
Sep 23, 2009 - 11:09 AM
Canadian air carrier WestJet is the launch customer for StandardAero’s latest expansion.
Sep 23, 2009 - 11:05 AM
Ruag may have to close its Zurich-Kloten site “due to unfavorable cost structures,” according to a spokesman for the company’s Aircraft Services Network, w
Sep 23, 2009 - 11:02 AM
The FAA has published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for an Airworthiness Directive (AD) that would affect about 1,082 Falcons on the U.S.