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.
Corey Brekke was named winner of the HAI Salute to Excellence in Helicopter Maintenance Award.
The deal will expand Precision Aviation Group's capabilities in electric motor sub-component repairs.
MRO Insider’s new mobile app enables owners to summon AOG, parts, detailing, and equipment rental services from a host of service providers.
The new livery came as part of the aircraft's 48-month inspection as well as avionics upgrades and a cabin refresh.
StandardAero's Summeride facility inducted more than 1,000 Pratt & Whitney turbine engines in 2019.
The inventory comprises 5,000 parts ranging from control surfaces to avionics.
Elliott Jets' sale of a 560XL equipped with the Garmin G5000 suite brought in 85 percent of the retail price value, VREF estimates.
The acquisition gives StandardAero nearly 70,000 sq ft of MRO operations and more than 100 employees.
Ruag's new offering follows EASA mandate for maintenance check flights following work on a helicopter.
Boise, Idaho-based FBO operator and MRO provider Western Aircraft has completed 20 percent of big modifications worldwide on the PC-24.