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 True Blue Power TI1204 1,200-watt inverter provides 400 Hz of power to emergency systems in the event of an aircraft power failure.
Duncan Aviation's expanded engine maintenance capabilities come with the addition of Honeywell TFE731 Heavy and HTF7000 Series Minor authorizations.
The facility will now be able to accommodate business jets as large as the Gulfstream G650 and Dassault Falcon 7X.
An increasing number of first-time buyers are driving pre-owned sales in 2021
A signing of the Abraham Accords between Israel and UAE helped drive business higher in the first quarter at DC Aviation Al-Futtaim.
The pandemic, which held back launch of the FBO for a year, has also led to delays in provision of hangarage and MRO facilities
The additional capability from Leonardo comes after Heli-One added AW139 intermediate gearbox and tail gearbox capability last year.
EASA granted Part 145 approval for F/List's recently acquired upholstery facility in Erfurt, Germany.
Concerns of a technician shortage are renewed, however, according to an Aeronautical Repair Station Association survey.
Aero-Dienst's Oberpfaffenhofen Airport maintenance station is in a new 7,400-sq-ft hangar.