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.

Aug 19, 2008 - 11:08 AM
General Dynamics, parent company of Gulfstream Aerospace, today agreed to pay approximately $2.25 billion to buy Jet Aviation from the Permira Funds privat
Aug 13, 2008 - 11:47 AM
Emteq has received FAA supplemental type certification (STC0359AT) for the industry’s first chip-on-board technology 400-candela anti-collision exterior li
Aug 13, 2008 - 11:40 AM
AircraftLogs.com has added new maintenance features to its online logbook system.
Aug 13, 2008 - 11:33 AM
Global Aviation of Hillsboro, Ore., is now a Bombardier Business Aircraft-authorized AOG/line maintenance facility, strengthening service center coverage o
Aug 13, 2008 - 11:30 AM
In response to a thrust-lever quadrant failure in an Eclipse 500 on June 5, the FAA issued an emergency Airworthiness Directive (AD 2008-13-51) on June 12,
Aug 13, 2008 - 11:16 AM
Turbine engine overhauler Standard Aero on Thursday celebrated the ground-breaking of a new 80,000-sq-ft facility at its Winnipeg, Canada headquarters.
Aug 11, 2008 - 9:05 AM
French inventor Christian Hugues has patented a new wingtip device promising an 8-percent reduction in induced drag and a 5.4-percent increase in lift.
Aug 11, 2008 - 9:04 AM
The idea of opening a new Gulfstream repair station in southern Florida was evolutionary for Vincent Wolanin.
Aug 11, 2008 - 8:49 AM
Increased use of the Internet and software improvements have made Jet-Care International’s engine condition health online (Echo) program more user-friendly
Aug 11, 2008 - 7:24 AM
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