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.

Crash Resistant Fuel System installed on Airbus Helicopters AS350 AStar fuselage display during HAI Heli-Expo 2022
Nov 14, 2022 - 11:51 AM
EASA is proposing a rule that would require crash-resistant fuel systems in all in-production helicopters and most in-service rotorcraft.
Groundbreaking ceremony of new ExecuJet MRO Malaysia facilty
Nov 11, 2022 - 12:19 PM
Already one of the region's largest maintenance providers, ExecuJet MRO Services will move into a new, larger facilty next year.
Neil Book, CEO of Jet Support Services Inc.
Nov 11, 2022 - 10:02 AM
Business aviation maintenance services provider JSSI looks to further its growth through new investment from Genstar Capital.
Mena Aerospace hangar in Bahrain
Nov 10, 2022 - 11:59 AM
The partnership between Mena Technics and Aviance Global will enable the companies to provide maintenance on commercial and private jets in Bahrain.
AW139 in flight (Photo: Leonardo)
Nov 9, 2022 - 10:23 AM
Optima Aero's facility in Anglet, France, will house maintenance, component, refurbishment and certification and distribution activities.
Exterior of Fontainebleau Aviation facility at Miami-Opa Locka Executive Airport
Nov 8, 2022 - 4:12 PM
Bombardier has designated Fontainebleau Aviation as the official aircraft ground handling provider for its new Miami-Opa Locka service center.
Airbus H145 helicopter owned by The Helicopter and Jet Company in flight
Nov 8, 2022 - 12:07 PM
Safran Helicopter Engines will provide support-by-the-hour for The Helicopter and Jet Company's Airbus fleet in Saudi Arabia.
Airbus helicopter in flight
Nov 8, 2022 - 10:25 AM
Airbus Helicopters gained significant new fleet clients for its HCare product support program during this week's European Rotors conference.
Airbus H145 owned by German air ambulance provider DRF Luftrettung in flight
Nov 8, 2022 - 9:50 AM
German air ambulance provider DRF Luftrettung has ordered more Airbus H145 helicopters and additional services from the manufacturer.
Cessna Citation X business jet
Nov 3, 2022 - 10:50 AM
Installations of SmartSky connectivity hardware and software for the Citation X business jet began this quarter at select Textron Aviation service centers.