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.

Oct 22, 2019 - 4:50 PM
The manufacturer of Atlas active winglets expects to emerge from bankruptcy protection as early as the end of this year.
H135 and H145 in flight
Oct 22, 2019 - 3:56 PM
DRF Luftrettung will retrofit its Airbus H145 helo fleet with new five-blade upgrade.
Oct 22, 2019 - 1:09 PM
The Astronics module provides wireless charging for passengers’ smartphones and other devices.
Oct 22, 2019 - 1:02 PM
Innovative Solutions & Support ThrustSense autothrottle system now certificated for King Air B200 and PC-12 NG aircraft.
GE
Oct 22, 2019 - 1:00 PM
New service offerings include the APU for the Global 7500 as well as predictive maintenance for new and in-service Challenger and Global jets.
Bombardier expansion
Oct 21, 2019 - 12:35 PM
Bombardier's new line service stations on both U.S. coasts is part of a major investment as it strives to service its fleet of5,000 aircraft in-house.
Textron parts operation
Oct 21, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Textron Aviation has revamped its parts operation and will introduce new technology that’s expected to minimize maintenance downtime.
Flying Colours 100,000 sq ft hangar expansion
Oct 21, 2019 - 10:00 AM
The Canada-based MRO, with locations in Peterborough, St. Louis and Singapore is in growth mode at all three locations.
Blackhawk Aerospace
Oct 21, 2019 - 7:00 AM
Blackhawk Modifications is celebrating its 20th year in business with a facilities expansion and new P&WC agreement.
Oct 20, 2019 - 5:25 PM
VisionSafe's emergency vision assurance system has been installed on more than 1,000 Gulfstream Aerospace aircraft.