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.

Digital rendering of Embraer E195F E-Jets Freighter in flight
May 9, 2022 - 1:03 PM
Nordic Aviation Capital has signed an agreement in principle to order freighter conversions for 10 of its existing E190s and E195s.
Duncan Aviation refurbished Citation 525
May 6, 2022 - 12:10 PM
Toll Group NW's Citation 525 also features a complementary cabin refurbishment.
May 6, 2022 - 11:59 AM
Delays and subcontractor bankruptcy plague new Air Force One project resulting in a $1.2 billion loss for Boeing.
Bombardier Global 7500 in completions
May 5, 2022 - 11:37 AM
Bombardier Aviation added another $1.3 billion in backlog to its order book in the first quarter of 2022.
Citation X on AQRD's ramp at Addison Airport
May 4, 2022 - 12:45 PM
Aerospace Quality Research and Development has added two new hangars, doubling the size of its base at Addison Airport in Texas.
Business jet winglet shown in front of Duncan MRO facility
May 4, 2022 - 11:37 AM
Duncan Aviation's relationship with Aviation Partners extends to the mid-1990s, and will now see API blended winglet installations available in Utah.
Constant Aviation maintenance techs at work
May 4, 2022 - 10:41 AM
Constant Aviation's maintenance apprenticeship program is available at its Cleveland and Orlando locations.
Bluetail registry
May 4, 2022 - 9:58 AM
BlueTail's RecordSnap feature allows maintenance technicians to upload records using a smartphone camera.
Apr 29, 2022 - 11:09 AM
Hybrid-electric aviation pioneer Ampaire is preparing to launch a Series B funding round after confirming that Surf Air Mobility is no longer acquiring it.
Switzerland's Karen orders two Bell 505 helicopters
Apr 28, 2022 - 11:43 AM
Bell has signed a purchase agreement with Swiss helicopter services company Karen for two Bell 505 helicopters for charter and flight training.