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.

Garmin GNS 430/530
Mar 23, 2023 - 4:56 PM
Supply-chain issues will limit parts for Garmin GNS 430/530 repairs, so the company is urging customers to upgrade to newer avionics units.
ExecuJet MRO Services mobile repair unit
Mar 22, 2023 - 11:52 AM
ExecuJet MRO Services Belgium has received approvals for its mobile repair unit to provide line maintenance services in several European countries.
Eagle Creek Aviation
Mar 22, 2023 - 11:43 AM
Indianapolis-based MRO Eagle Creek Aviation has been named an authorized Collins Aerospace business and regional systems dealer.
Cabin of fully-customized Bombardier Global Express featuring a a "clean, bright, minimalist color palette."
Mar 21, 2023 - 4:46 PM
VIP Completions recently delivered a Bombardier Global Express after completing its highly-personalized interior and exterior.
PartsBase PartStore 2.0 displayed on MacBook with potted plant and wireless mouse to right
Mar 17, 2023 - 12:05 PM
PartsBase's new online aircraft parts store allows vendors to keep real-time inventories while customers can buy from multiple vendors in the same cart.
ACI Jet Pro Line Fusion install on Challenger 604
Mar 15, 2023 - 11:41 AM
California-based aircraft maintenance company ACI Jet has completed its first Collins Pro Line Fusion avionics upgrade on a Bombardier Challenger 604.
Lufthansa Technik VIP interior completions employee works on wood finish in the company's back shop
Mar 13, 2023 - 12:24 PM
Aircraft maintenance and completions firm Lufthansa Technik reported record earnings in 2022 and is bullish on VIP refurbishment work.
GPMS International installs its Foresight MX health and usage monitoring system on multiple helicopters.
Mar 9, 2023 - 3:30 AM
GPMS International is working with Metro Aviation and Columbia Helicopters to certify its predictive health and usage monitoring systems for more aircraft.
Airbus HCare
Mar 8, 2023 - 4:45 PM
Airbus Helicopters enrolls more H125 operators in its HCare maintenance support program.
An Enstrom 280FX is pictured in flight at HAI's Heli-Expo 2023
Mar 8, 2023 - 4:44 PM
Enstrom Helicopter Corporation is developing a new RPM governor for its piston helicopters.