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 12, 2009 - 12:16 PM
The FAA will be publishing Airworthiness Directives (AD) and Special Airworthiness&nbsp;Information Bulletins (SAIB) in <link http://edocket.access.gpo.gov
Aug 12, 2009 - 12:14 PM
The Department of Transportation has issued a final rule, Procedures for Transportation Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs, that requires direct-o
Aug 5, 2009 - 12:29 PM
The FAA issued Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) to Aero-Instruments yesterday for a replacement pitot probe that can be installed on the more than 4,500 A
Aug 5, 2009 - 12:28 PM
Going against the common practice of replacing rather than repairing, MTU Aero Engines has teamed with General Electric to make repairs more cost effective
Aug 5, 2009 - 12:25 PM
Eight full-time technicians have been assigned to Gulfstream Aerospace’s airborne product support program.
Aug 5, 2009 - 12:24 PM
The FAA has issued an Airworthiness Directive for Turbomeca Arrius 2F turboshaft engines, citing insufficient clearance between the P3 air pipe and the rea
Aug 5, 2009 - 12:20 PM
The FAA plans to retest 1,400 people who passed the A&amp;P written, oral and practical exams at Tobias Aerospace Services, an airplane mechanic testing fa
Aug 4, 2009 - 1:01 PM
In the latest annual <strong>AIN</strong> <link news/single-news-page/article/ain-2009-product-support-survey-part-1-aircraft/?no_cache=1 _blank>Product Su
Jul 29, 2009 - 10:50 AM
Self-healing wire technology, developed as part of an FAA initiative to combat the problems associated with aging aircraft, has been licensed to Ohio-based
Jul 29, 2009 - 10:47 AM
BBA Aviation’s engine repair and overhaul (ERO) company H+S Aviation has been awarded distributor and designated overhaul facility (DDOF) authorization for