USI taps Robotic Skies for maintenance

Posted on September 30th, 2014 by

Unmanned Systems Incorporated (USI), a manufacturer of fixed wing unmanned aerial systems (UAS) used for training, has selected Robotic Skies as its maintenance and repair provider for its fleet of aircraft. Continue Reading →

CAV Ice Protection opens TKS Repair Station

Posted on September 29th, 2014 by

NEW CENTURY, Kan. – CAV Ice Protection has received FAA approval to operate a repair station at its North American Operations Center at the New Century Airport (KIXD) near Kansas City. The limited accessory repair station is approved to repair and... Continue Reading →

Coalition sends ‘serious’ petition to FAA

Posted on September 23rd, 2014 by

WASHINGTON – On Sept. 22, a coalition of aviation trade associations asked the FAA to fix a seven-letter mistake in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) that would create serious headaches for the aviation maintenance industry. Continue Reading →

Hartzell names Palm Beach Aircraft Propeller recommended service facility

Posted on September 22nd, 2014 by

Hartzell Propeller has appointed Palm Beach Aircraft Propeller at Palm Beach County Airport (KLNA), in West Palm Beach, Fla., as a Recommended Service Facility. Continue Reading →

Aviation career fair slated

Posted on September 16th, 2014 by

CLEARWATER, Fla. — National Aviation Academy (NAA) is hosting a fall career fair on Thursday, Sept. 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is open to the public. Companies scheduled to attend include: Aerotek, American Flyers, Boeing South Carolina, Bombardier Learjet, Cape Air,... Continue Reading →

Spirit Aeronautics debuts Aircraft-on-Demand

Posted on August 27th, 2014 by

Spirit Aeronautics has debuted Aircraft-on-Demand, in which the company will travel to a customer’s hangar or facility for AOG and routine service. Continue Reading →

Professional Aviation Associates expands hose shop

Posted on August 26th, 2014 by

ATLANTA – Professional Aviation Associates reports that its Parker Hannifin Stratoflex hose shop recently received recertification and has increased in size and capabilities. Continue Reading →

Western Aircraft expands in Boise

Posted on August 11th, 2014 by

BOISE, Idaho – Western Aircraft recently held a ribbon cutting celebration in honor of its most recent expansion at Boise Airport. The company added two new buildings totaling 26,000 square feet to its 18-acre leasehold. The new construction includes an expanded parts facility, as... Continue Reading →

Eclipse550web

Eclipse names second European Gold Service Center

Posted on July 24th, 2014 by

Eclipse Aerospace, Inc. (EAI) has expanded its international service center network for Eclipse 500 and Eclipse 550 twin-engine jets (pictured), adding General Enterprises as its second European Gold Service Center. General Enterprises will provide maintenance, inspections, parts and warranty support,... Continue Reading →

Charles E. Taylor bust

First aviation mechanic display added to Air Force Museum

Posted on July 21st, 2014 by

The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force honored the first aviation mechanic, Charles E. Taylor, by unveiling a bronze bust of his likeness for permanent display during a ceremony in the museum’s Early Years Gallery July 21. Continue Reading →