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 manufacturer of Atlas active winglets expects to emerge from bankruptcy protection as early as the end of this year.
DRF Luftrettung will retrofit its Airbus H145 helo fleet with new five-blade upgrade.
The Astronics module provides wireless charging for passengers’ smartphones and other devices.
Innovative Solutions & Support ThrustSense autothrottle system now certificated for King Air B200 and PC-12 NG aircraft.
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'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 Aviation has revamped its parts operation and will introduce new technology that’s expected to minimize maintenance downtime.
The Canada-based MRO, with locations in Peterborough, St. Louis and Singapore is in growth mode at all three locations.
Blackhawk Modifications is celebrating its 20th year in business with a facilities expansion and new P&WC agreement.
VisionSafe's emergency vision assurance system has been installed on more than 1,000 Gulfstream Aerospace aircraft.