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 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
As the global marketplace continues to reduce the size of the world, we not only embrace the languages, cuisine and customs of other cultures; we find ours
Aug 8, 2008 - 9:55 AM
One of the most expensive consumable items on an aircraft is becoming less expensive to operate.
Aug 8, 2008 - 9:54 AM
Dan Sigl, president of Seagull Aviation in Clintonville, Wis., has invested a significant portion of his career in Walter 601-powered derivatives of existi