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.
Under the contract, Meggitt will provide services for sensors, valves, actuators, and fire extinguishers through FL Technics and Jet Maintenance Solutions.
Antavia has opened a larger aircraft wheels and brakes MRO facility at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and also marked its 40,000th repair milestone.
JSSI company SierraTrax has added five aircraft to its maintenance tracking platform.
As Breeze Airways unveiled its first A220 at Airbus’s Alabama assembly plant, FlightSafety and Pratt & Whitney celebrated their own related contracts.
A new welding certification will enable Duncan Aviation to offer welding services to both aerospace and regional outside industries.
The Wichita State University program will provide full-time employment for individuals pursuing a certificate as an aviation maintenance technician.
Lee Aerospace identifies an opportunity to provide windshields for the Learjet types because of limited availability, particularly on the Learjet 60.
Premier Private Jets' acquisition of Unique One Aircraft Avionics & Interiors expands its maintenance services in Michigan.
The expansion enables Textron Aviation's Stuttgart line maintenance station to become a satellite service center.
Charter operator GrandView Aviation uses a fleet of 13 Embraer Phenom 300 jets powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada's PW535E turbofans.