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.

May 18, 2020 - 10:56 AM
Twenty-five percent of Part 147 schools have suspended operations.
Robinson Helicopter windshield test
May 17, 2020 - 9:03 AM
Robinson is offering optional impact-resistant windshields for R22, R44, and R66 helicopters.
May 14, 2020 - 5:51 PM
Western Aircraft says Covid-19 has raised interest in ACA Component, which uses bipolar ionization to neutralize pathogens in an aircraft cabin.
May 13, 2020 - 12:19 PM
Duncan Aviation now offers battery installation and maintenance in Bedford, Massachusetts; Morristown, New Jersey; Fort Worth, Texas; and Atlanta.
G550 in maintenance
May 13, 2020 - 11:22 AM
Taking advantage of the slowdown in air charter demand, Sun Air Jets recently completed a major inspection process on a G550.
May 13, 2020 - 10:02 AM
Ecolift Corporation of Puerto Rico surrendered its repair station certificate following numerous allegations by the FAA of unauthorized maintenance work.
May 13, 2020 - 9:37 AM
Houston-based Av8 Group, a landing gear and component manufacturing specialist, has added 10,000 sq ft to its facilities.
May 12, 2020 - 11:29 AM
The cabin pressure SAIB applies to Textron Aviation Hawker 750, 800, 800, 800XP, 850XP, and 900XP series jets, FAA says.
May 11, 2020 - 11:29 AM
The company is offering the disinfectant service at its Hong Kong and Macau facilities with plans to expand it to off-site customers.
Lufthansa Technik
May 8, 2020 - 11:35 AM
In all, Lufthansa Technik will install VIP interiors in three Airbus A350-900s for the German government.