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 February 1 open house drew 215 students and 10 were offered full-time employment.
Bahrain’s Texel Air plans to fly the first example of the Boeing narrowbody cargo mod.
The California-based maintenance provider has added more Embraer and Gulfstream models to its Part 145 certificate.
Heritage Aviation has converted to a Vermont Benefit Corp., which requires it to consider social responsibility to employees, environment, and community.
The Kremlin agrees to provide most of the funding to resuscitate Cuba’s airliners.
An AAR report suggests looking to discouraged or underemployed workers, underrepresented groups, and students preferring a two-year path.
Airbus leads a group of four companies that aim to nearly double the country’s output of aviation technicians.
PrivateSky Aviation Services and St. Barth Executive will provide further support PC-12 support capacity in Florida and the Caribbean.
North Carolina-based AOne Parts & Logistics will deal with both new and used aircraft parts.
The facility has U.S. FAA and EASA Part 145 approval.