AINmxReports » August 10, 2011

August 10, 2011 - 11:30am

The FAA has issued a Notice of Policy that clarifies the term “actively engaged” for the purposes of application for and renewal of an inspection authorization, and industry groups have expressed concerns about the definition.

August 10, 2011 - 11:20am

AAR has expanded its Miami aircraft wheel and brake services facility. The new 12,500-sq-ft facility is an extension of AAR Landing Gear Services, which has operated in the greater Miami area since 1987. AAR Wheel and Brake Services offers commercial, military and regional aviation customers’ aircraft wheel and brake services, including repair, rebuilding and inspection for all major aircraft types.

August 10, 2011 - 11:10am

Whether you’re looking for a job or trying to hire someone, the key to success is getting the attention of the right people. has partnered with other media within the aviation industry to provide a way of doing it. “We’ve created partnerships with industry-related websites and feed them our job advertisements,” Jeff Richards, the company’s business development manager, told AIN.

August 10, 2011 - 11:00am

Jet Aviation Sorocaba received approval to operate a bonded warehouse (a facility that holds goods awaiting duty or tax to be paid on them). According to the company, using a bonded warehouse will allow Jet Aviation to clear aircraft parts through customs 24 hours a day, enhancing its ability to support aircraft owners and operators in the region.

August 10, 2011 - 10:50am

Aftermarket aircraft parts supplier will now be listing more than 150,000 part SKUs worth $350 million on Inventory Locator Service. ILS provides an electronic marketplace that enables subscribers to buy and sell parts, equipment and services. The inventory includes major brands of parts and components for most aircraft models.


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