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.
With 52 percent of business aircraft still not compliant, Duncan Aviation still has the capacity to complete the ADS-B upgrade before the deadline.
Embraer has invested $25 million in its Sorocaba service center and interior workshop.
P&WC’s new designated maintenance facility partner Helipark is the third it has appointed in Brazil in the past 12 months.
Dallas Airmotive's Brazil-based offers high-quality engine MRO services. In 208 it has seen business recovering from the 2015 low
The new improvements allow seamless flow of information between customer engine health monitoring and maintenance services.
Two deal with the operations of private and commercial air transportation in small and large aircraft, and the third covers maintenance for GA aircraft.
APS has a growing business of servicing and repairing servo actuators. Helibras is the latest OEM to sign up for its aftermarket services
The MRO's East Alton, Illinois facility is approved to work on Brazilian-registered aircraft through 2020.
Contract covers C-20 (GIII) and C-37 (GV/G550) fleets operated by the U.S. Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, Army, and Coast Guard.
The agency agreed to release a short-term policy statement paving the way for use of remote connectivity tools for testing, with full AC to follow.