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.
Eyeing long-term maintainability of the USAF Osprey fleet, Bell is swapping out nacelles with ones that are more maintainable, robust.
ASG, based in Miami, joins 12 other Tamarack authorized service centers in the U.S. and seven others globally.
The FAA has issued an approved model list supplemental type certificate for installation of Appareo's AIRS-400 in Part 27 helicopters.
Working with Universal Avionics, Southeast Aerospace is developing STCs to swap out legacy Hawker 800 avionics with the Universal InSight flight deck.
Avian Inventory Management will assume purchasing, marketing, and distribution rights for Embraer’s commercial and business aircraft spare parts inventory.
Greenpoint Technologies has signed a deal to complete two more VIP Boeing Dreamliners.
A preliminary report indicates asymmetrical spoiler deployment may be a factor in the December 15 crash of a Gulfstream IV-SP in the Dominican Republic.
Web Manuals recruiting 20 hires for its offices in Sweden, New York, and San Diego.
The funds are awarded through the FAA's Aviation Maintenance Technical Workers Workforce Development Grants program.
C&L Aerospace signs distribution agreement with Concorde Battery Corp.