GKN Fokker obtains CAAC STC on Boeing NG 737

GKN Fokker Services obtains CAAC supplemental type certificate for ADS-B Out on Boeing Next-Generation 737. The CAAC (Civil Aviation Administration of China Aircraft Airworthiness Department) has issued a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) to GKN Fokker Services for ADS-B Out modification for Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft This STC can be used to…

ST Engineering revamps leadership

Singapore Technologies Engineering today announced leadership changes that will take effect on October 1.   Lim Serh Ghee, currently president of the ST’s Aerospace sector, will assume a new role as chief operating officer. Lim’s responsibilities include driving operational and cost efficiencies across the group and promoting further integration of its business…

FL Technics renews its GCAA Part 21 certificate

FL Technics has renewed its GCAA Part 21 (Design) certificate for yet another year. The news come after a series of rigorous checks and audits performed by the GCAA of the UAE, prolonging FL Technics’ certification in UAE for the fourth year since 2017. The Part21 certificate is of great…

TGIS agree tie-up with BCT Aviation Maintenance

East Midlands based global engine and aircraft consultants, TGIS Aviation Management, has teamed up with BCT Aviation Maintenance to offer a combined asset management, storage maintenance and return to service package. BCT can offer both EASA and FAA certification. Ian Smith, Technical Director of TGIS said, “We wanted to offer…

IAI MRO sales fall 50% in Q2

Israeli defence and aerospace firm IAI saw revenues at its MRO arm fall by 50% in Q2 as COVID 19 bite hard into the firm’s aviation business. IAI’s H1 financial results for 2020 included the firm’s highest ever profit for this period, however, this positive news was all linked to…

IAI replaces pickle forks on one 737-800 

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has performed a pickle fork replacement for a Boeing 737-800 Aircraft. As part of a routine C-Check for the aircraft, conducted at BEDEK MRO facility, An AD mandated inspection was performed to detect cracks in the pickle fork frame fittings, which extend from the main deck…

JF Service gets Gulfstream EASA Part 145 certification 

JF Service, a global provider of MRO services for business aviation, has received EASA Part 145 certification covering almost all types of Gulfstream aircraft, including G450, G550 and G650, as it continues to expand its maintenance services in FBO RIGA based MRO station. The certification was carried out by the…

AFI KLM E&M loses €318 million in Q2 

European MRO AFI KLM E&M has slumped to a €318 million Q2 loss, due to a fall in both third party and in-house maintenance requirements. “Revenue highly declined in all three main businesses”, Air France KLM said in its results presentation. `’In the second quarter, all clients of the E&M…

Haeco Xiamen gets CAAC part-out approval

HAECO Xiamen, a member of the HAECO Group, announced today that its Airbus A320 part-out capability has been formally approved by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC). The company is the only MRO in Eastern China to have obtained this approval, following which it has undertaken its first A320…

AJW Group renews seven-year complete supply chain contract with EasyJet 

AJW Group has been selected by easyJet, as its supply chain management provider, following a partnership since 2015. AJW will continue to be responsible for the planning and delivery of the airline’s demand and supply requirements from inventory management across easyJet’s extensive network; full component repair and overhaul services as well as…

Jet Maintenance Solutions joins EBAA 

Jet Maintenance Solutions, a provider of integrated aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul solutions for business and regional aviation has become a member of the European Business Aviation Association, the leading organization for operators of business aircraft in Europe. “We are delighted to be a part of EBBA. Our membership further…

PAS MRO chooses Oklahoma City for its new home

PAS MRO, an independent return to service and component repair and overhaul company, has announces plans to relocate its operations from Irvine, Calif., to Bristow, Okla. The relocation, which is expected to be completed by November 2020, will create 37 new jobs and represent an investment of $3.2 million to…