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.

Mar 28, 2008 - 6:41 AM
Dassault has launched a major extension of the Charles Lindbergh Hall, the Falcon 7X final assembly line at its Bordeaux Mérignac production site in France
Mar 19, 2008 - 12:01 PM
Cessna has ruled out the addition of winglets to its Citation X high-speed business jet, after investigating the modification and concluding that there was
Mar 19, 2008 - 6:56 AM
The FAA issued a special airworthiness bulletin on October 7 alerting operators of the Raytheon Beech Premier I that the agency has determined that the jet
Mar 19, 2008 - 6:46 AM
An FAA review of maintenance procedures following the August 26 crash of a Colgan Air Beech 1900D near Hyannis, Mass., has found that Raytheon service manu
Mar 19, 2008 - 6:10 AM
Maintenance professionals will soon be able to quantify the training they have received as a part of their jobs.
Mar 19, 2008 - 6:05 AM
Jet Support Services Inc.
Mar 19, 2008 - 6:02 AM
Making jet aircraft acceptably quiet can be a dirty job.
Mar 19, 2008 - 5:55 AM
“When you paint an airplane, seven things happen, and six of them are bad.” So says Frank DeNisio, and he ought to know the potential pitfalls that can com
Mar 19, 2008 - 5:52 AM
There are those unsung workers whose skills are underrated and whose work may go unappreciated, or at best is taken for granted.
Mar 19, 2008 - 5:38 AM
Broadband cabin noise, which can greatly fatigue passengers in even the most finely appointed business aircraft, could be a thing of the past if a new syst