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.
Flight Data Systems will provide its Readouts service, including FDR and CVR reports, for Avionicare East Africa.
Covington Aircraft Engines' relationship with Pratt & Whitney Canada extends back to the Canadian manufacturer's radial engines.
Last year saw Ontic fully integrate its Staverton site in the UK, which now serves as one of the company's main production facilities.
The five-year contract with Lufthansa CityLine solidifies relationship with Professional Aircraft Accessories.
Dovetail Electric Aviation received an AUD$3 million grant from the Australian government to convert turboprop aircraft to electric propulsion.
Brazil's TAM Aviação Executiva is highlighting its aircraft ground handling and maintenance services at the NBAA Schedulers and Dispatchers Conference.
Embraer's supplemental type certificate for the Phenom 300MED was developed with the aid of Umlaut and Aerolite.
Yellowhead Helicopters operates missions for the forestry, mining, oil and gas, utility, and tourism industries.
STCs for SmartSky'a air-to-ground connectivity hardware already include business jet types from Textron Aviation, Gulfstream, Bombardier, and Embraer.
The Mexican repair station authorization builds on the company's FAA certification.