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.
System was found in tests to reduce overall sound by 4dB (SIL) in PC-12s, as well as improve thermal insulation properties.
Positions require a minimum of three years experience working on business aircraft.
Aeroservicios Especializados named Able Aerospace an exclusive provider of component repairs, overhauls, and exchanges for its helicopter fleet in Mexico.
Correcting corrosion problems is an expensive proposition compared with preventing them, AsBAA emphasizes.
The newest additions to the airframer's On-the-Job Training Lab allows new employees the opportunity for hands-on training in a realistic environment.
A major expansion of its forward stocking location, and the introduction of in-country rotor blade repair for the S-92 will drive increased availability.
StandardAero has been among the top sellers of the system that was released in 2017, accounting for 20 Avance L5 installations of the nearly 100 total.
West Star is hoping to fill more than 50 aircraft technician openings with skill levels from recent graduates to lead technicians.
New 173,500-sq-ft Florida facility can perform heavy and line maintenance, as well as modifications, on narrowbody and widebody jets.
The newly dubbed Customer Support organization puts focus "squarely where it should be," says the organization's president Derek Zimmerman.