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.

Oct 11, 2007 - 4:58 AM
UK-based Jet-Care International has been appointed by Pratt & Whitney Canada to provide engine-condition trend monitoring.
Oct 10, 2007 - 9:35 AM
West Star Aviation of Grand Junction, Colo., has completed flight testing that will lead toward RVSM group approval next month for Learjet 35/36s equipped
Oct 10, 2007 - 9:30 AM
Jet Aviation facilities in Geneva, Singapore, Teterboro, N.J., and West Palm Beach, Fla., have been appointed as authorized installation centers for Quiet
Oct 10, 2007 - 6:40 AM
Four separate reports of interference and consequent chafing of hydraulic lines in the No.
Oct 10, 2007 - 6:35 AM
Honeywell projects it will receive certification of an RVSM-compliance package for early Cessna Citation 500s by the end of October, a delay of about four
Oct 10, 2007 - 6:30 AM
Construction started last month on Cessna’s new Citation Service Center at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport.
Oct 10, 2007 - 6:23 AM
A new airworthiness directive (AD 2003-09-10) requires operators of the Premier I to modify the aft power-distribution box and aft ram-air duct.
Oct 10, 2007 - 5:13 AM
Flight Options, the second-largest fractional operator behind NetJets, and Raytheon Aircraft Services (RAS) reached an agreement in which RAS will provide
Oct 10, 2007 - 4:44 AM
Duncan Aviation expects by the first quarter of next year to receive group STC for RVSM in the Gulfstream II.
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:44 AM
An award-winning bowler in his spare time, Gus Stovall, flight support manager at Dassault Falcon Jet’s Wilmington, Del.