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.

Jan 18, 2008 - 5:20 AM
The FAA has released a supplemental notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) regarding implementation on Jan.
Jan 17, 2008 - 11:42 AM
The fatal crash of a TBM 700 more than two years ago is just now leading to a proposed AD to require replacing the Anjou Aeronautique brand seatbelt/should
Jan 17, 2008 - 8:15 AM
Aircraft Belts of Kemah, Texas, long a provider of aircraft occupant restraint systems, is branching into the corporate aircraft decorative plating busines
Jan 17, 2008 - 5:41 AM
Britain’s Marshall Aerospace ended its role as factory-authorized service centers for Bombardier and Gulfstream.
Jan 14, 2008 - 5:58 AM
A Frontier Airlines Boeing 737 was struck by lightning on New Year’s Eve en route to Tampa, Fla., setting off a chain of events that culminated in the arre
Jan 11, 2008 - 10:55 AM
Although plans to build Berlin-Brandenburg International Airport have been progressing more slowly than anticipated, Lufthansa Bombardier Aviation Services
Jan 11, 2008 - 8:58 AM
Dassault Falcon Jet’s recent appointments of John Rahilly and Todd McGahey mark the latest efforts by the manufacturer to market the customer-support offer
Jan 11, 2008 - 6:32 AM
Owners of some 360 U.S.-registered Mitsubishi MU-2Bs won’t be required to install newly designed flap torque-tube joints, as proposed last September.
Jan 11, 2008 - 5:11 AM
For the third year in a row, Duncan Aviation was named one of Fortune magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For in America.” The Lincoln, Neb.
Jan 8, 2008 - 6:10 AM
While Orenda Recip is having success obtaining STCs for its 600-hp V8 turbocharged engine in agricultural and utility aircraft, the same cannot be said for