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.

Safran Tarnos
Feb 21, 2020 - 2:36 PM
Safran Helicopter Engines opened its new $54 million, 355,000 square-foot industrial campus in the city of Tarnos in southwest France.
Collins Haltom City, Texas
Feb 20, 2020 - 4:42 PM
Collins Aerospace held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on its new landing gear facility in Fort Worth, as it expands its Pueblo and Spokane sites.
Bell UH-1H (Huey) on ramp
Feb 19, 2020 - 2:55 PM
Trinity Aviation Services has acquired the STC to install the 1,679-shp Pratt & Whitney PT6C-67D engine into the Bell UH-1H.
Feb 19, 2020 - 11:16 AM
Elliott Aviation has completed its 10th Garmin G5000 retrofit installation in a Cessna Citation Excel/XLS.
Feb 19, 2020 - 11:02 AM
Duncan Aviation has received approval from Honeywell to provide repair, overhaul and exchanges on its parts and components.
Feb 18, 2020 - 10:59 AM
The partnership with Portside gives Flightdocs Enterprise customers access to billing and reporting and analytics tools.
Feb 18, 2020 - 9:47 AM
More than half of sales were for retrofits, the Aircraft Electronics Association reported in its 2019 year-end Avionics Market Report.
Feb 17, 2020 - 11:19 AM
Registration opens for the 2020 Textron Aviation Customer Conference April 14-16 in Wichita, Kansas.
Feb 14, 2020 - 12:51 PM
Leonardo broke ground on a new, larger regional helicopter customer service center in Itapevi, Brazil.
Feb 13, 2020 - 4:25 PM
Duncan Aviation's Aaron Hilkemann will move into semi-retirement while Jeff Lake takes over as president.