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.

Jul 8, 2008 - 8:41 AM
The NTSB has issued a Safety Recommendation calling for the development of nondestructive testing techniques for Robinson main rotor blades after approxima
Jun 30, 2008 - 11:42 AM
Several steps to add to the support structure for MU-2 operators were announced at NBAA 2002 by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America’s aircraft products sup
Jun 30, 2008 - 11:38 AM
According to Unison Industries, its new dual direct spark ignition system (DDSI) successfully lit the Pratt & Whitney RL 10A-4-2 engine on the Lockheed
Jun 30, 2008 - 11:38 AM
Irvine, Calif.-based Eaton Corp.
Jun 30, 2008 - 11:34 AM
The Commuter Air Technology (CAT) NBAA ’02 exhibit (Booth No.
Jun 30, 2008 - 11:23 AM
DeCrane Aircraft Systems Integration Group, as a major supplier of fuel systems, has established an SFAR (Special Federal Aviation Regulation) 88 support t
Jun 30, 2008 - 11:18 AM
GKN Aerospace’s acquisition of the U.S.
Jun 30, 2008 - 11:16 AM
It has become a lot easier for prospective aircraft buyers to go shopping since the market was discovered by the Internet industry.
Jun 30, 2008 - 11:15 AM
Although they haven’t been manufactured for a decade and a half, Twin Commanders continue as workhorses for many small- to medium-size companies, thanks to
Jun 30, 2008 - 11:08 AM
First there were none, now suddenly there are four companies here that announced their intention to develop a reduced vertical separation minimum (RVSM) ST