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.

January 30, 2023, 8:00 AM

Epps Aviation FBO Being Sold to Aero Center Chain

Epps Aviation and FBO at DeKalb-Peachtree Airport has been sold to SAR Trilogy's Aero Center FBO chain after nearly 60 years of family ownership.

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BBJ at Nomad Technics hangar (Photo: Nomad Technics)
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Nomad Technics completed a maintenance and modification project on time for an unnamed Boeing BBJ customer.
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (center) at AAR MRO in Rockford, Illinois (Photo: AAR)
Feb 1, 2023 - 10:51 AM
An Illinois $2.6 million grant awarded to AAR is helping to build the MRO's pipeline of mechanics.
VIP Completions flying showroom Dassault Falcon 2000
Feb 1, 2023 - 10:04 AM
VIP Completions' "flying showroom" Falcon 2000 will make its public debut at the NBAA Regional Forum at Miami-Opa Locka on February 8.
Robinson R44 helicopter
Jan 30, 2023 - 5:02 PM
Hartzell Engine Tec has received FAA PMA for its Sky Tec HT starters for Robinson R22 and R44 helicopters.
Jan 30, 2023 - 12:16 PM
The number of business aviation service suppliers on aircraft maintenance quote platform MRO Insider grew to 450 with the addition of 30 more AOG providers
Epps Aviation at DeKalb-Peachgtree Airport in Atlanta
Jan 30, 2023 - 8:00 AM
Epps Aviation and FBO at DeKalb-Peachtree Airport has been sold to SAR Trilogy's Aero Center FBO chain after nearly 60 years of family ownership.
(Photo: Flight Data Systems)
Jan 25, 2023 - 12:58 PM
Flight Data Systems will provide its Readouts service, including FDR and CVR reports, for Avionicare East Africa.
Image of Covington Aircraft facility at night
Jan 25, 2023 - 12:01 PM
Covington Aircraft Engines' relationship with Pratt & Whitney Canada extends back to the Canadian manufacturer's radial engines.
Ontic employees at work
Jan 25, 2023 - 11:22 AM
Last year saw Ontic fully integrate its Staverton site in the UK, which now serves as one of the company's main production facilities.