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 events provide Gulfstream customer input and feedback that the Savannah-based airframer says is critical to its business.
The extra customer support will come from Dassault Aviation's recently acquired service centers in Switzerland.
The new battery STCs apply to Cessna Citation CJ4, Embraer Phenom 300 and Gulfstream G350 and G450.
The Wednesday evening event marked the opening of a new Jet Aviation FBO and Gulfstream Aerospace MRO at the California bizav airport.
Clay Lacy operates a 152,000-sq-ft service center at Van Nuys Airport.
Tailwind Technologies has acquired Oklahoma-based Quality Aircraft Accessories.
Former Flexjet chief operating officer David Davies takes the helm of the Cleveland-based MRO.
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport officials weren't officially notified of the closing.
The move comes shortly after AIM acquired Teterboro School of Aeronautics.
Dassault has scheduled Falcon M&O sessions in eight cities and will discuss class Falcons in two of those locations.