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.
Dart's acquisition of Aero Design boosts its portfolio to over 1,100 STCs.
Japan’s fighter roadmap includes the purchase of 147 F-35A/Bs, development of a new fighter, and the upgrade of around half of its F-15 Eagle fleet.
Canadian helicopter MRO specialist Alpine Aerotech has received an STC from Transport Canada for its Bell 212 digital flight instrument package.
A mandate for a safety overview of Korean carriers includes inspection of Boeing 737NG operators.
The project involves development of an automated, noninvasive diagnostic procedure for initial examination of primary flight control actuators.
The HTF7000 Series engine is used on a variety of Bombardier, Citation and Embraer business jets.
Gulfstream has designated its Cahokia, Illinois MRO as a midcabin center of excellence.
With a strong background in PC-12 work, Western Aircraft is gearing up for Pilatus's PC-24 twinjet.
Signature has named new leadership for its Epic-branded and Signature Select FBO programs.
Engine Assurance Program has doubled its client base every year since it launched in 2015 and now has even more engines on its list.