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.
The designation enables Gary Jet Center to perform a host of authorized maintenance on Cirrus SR-Series piston singles and the Vision Jet.
During the year-long FAA SMS certification process, Constant has seen significant declines in incident severity and workplace injuries as well as costs.
Duncan Aviation will install the Gogo Wi-Fi system in a Gulfstream GV-SP.
Piaggio Aerospace's nine-year maintenance contract with the Italian MoD is valued at €35 million.
The the Swiss Federal Office of Civil Aviation has approved Jet Aviation Basel's use of infrared thermography for non-destructive testing.
Duncan Aviation has been an authorized installer of Aviation Partners' blended winglets on Falcon jets for a dozen years.
Tamarack performed the first three active winglet installations—one on a CitationJet and two on Citation CJ2s—at its new Aiken, South Carolina facility.
The enhancements to Gulfstream Aerospace's Farnborough service center come less than a year after it opened.
StandardAero is among a growing number of MRO providers to offer Collins Aerospace Pro Line Fusion upgrade for the Challenger 604.
Construction of West Star Aviation's interior design center is expected to be complete in a few weeks.