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.
The subcontinent’s DGCA lists a number of common oversights in its 2018-22 Aviation Safety Plan.
The STC developed by New Zealand-based Airwork with assistance from BendixKing, will focus on Part 27 rotorcraft, starting with the AS350.
The aircraft, a CJ1, also underwent major airframe maintenance.
Aviation Institute of Maintenance says its Charlotte campus will focus on training manufacturing workers.
The historic airplanes' upgrades include the addition of Garmin ADS-B.
Camp is required for Part 121 and certain Part 135 operators, but is optional for other Part 135 and 91K operators.
Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics has been Trig's exclusive service center for North America since 2013.
The Gulfstream directive follows two incidents of G650ER inflight engine shutdowns.
Installation program follows FAA approval of Garmin STC.
Thailand seeks to attract more investment in its aviation sector through regulatory reform.