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.
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.
Gulfstream works to open service centers in Forth Worth and in Mesa, Arizona.
Avcon's modification is designed to be produced as a kit for minimal downtime.
An Australian-purchased Bombardier Challenger 604 underwent a transformation at Duncan Aviation's Battle Creek, Michigan facility.
VIP Completions also performed a complete refurbishment of the Gulfstream GIV-SP.
Installation of the Prizm system requires removal of an aircraft's interior.
The GV Venue installation builds o Trimec Aviation's array of Gulfstream support and services, the company said.