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.
ExecuJet MRO Services' new facility at Subang Airport in Malaysia is expected to be completed in 2023.
To open in mid-2023, Comlux's new Dubai maintenance hangar will be able to accommodate two ACJ and BBJ family aircraft types simultaneously.
ATP's new interactive electronic technical manuals launch will focus on Pratt & Whitney Canada's PT6A turboprop engines.
AMP will continue to provide full-suite airframe and engine maintenance and repair services to XA, XB, and XC Mexican-registered aircraft.
Honeywell AS907-series engines are found on Bombardier Challenger 300/350, Gulfstream 280, Embraer Legacy 450/500, and Cessna Citation Longitude twinjets.
With a new Dubai line maintenance station, Bombardier sees "significant future growth opportunities" in the Middle East.
Priester Aviation is offering a parts-procurement program through JSSI Parts & Leasing for its managed aircraft customers.
Maintenance interval changes on the Embraer Legacy 600 and 650 and Lineage 1000 are expected to lower maintenance costs, improve aircraft availability.
The Mexican Federal Civil Aviation Agency maintenance approval covers a range of OEM airframes.
The partnership with LorEau Aviation Group allows AeroGulf to expand its MRO services for helicopters and airplanes.