Aviation maintenance resource site takes flight

Posted on October 30th, 2013 by

Addressing the need for a single hub of information about the aviation maintenance industry, the Aeronautical Repair Station Association (ARSA) has launched AVMRO.arsa.org. AVMRO, which stands for aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul, Continue Reading →

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Dallas Aeronautical Services breaks ground on new facility

Posted on October 29th, 2013 by

DALLAS — Dallas Aeronautical Services (DAS) recently began construction of a new facility in Cedar Hill, Texas. The new 50,400-square-foot facility, which will span over three acres of land, is being built in Cedar Hill’s High Meadows Industrial Park. Continue Reading →

Snap-On offers free training

Posted on October 29th, 2013 by

KENOSHA, Wis. — Improper tool usage could cost you an eye, but safety training doesn’t cost you a thing. Snap-on Industrial is offering a new program to provide free hand tool safety seminars to companies and organizations. Continue Reading →

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West Star Aviation breaks ground on ALN expansion

Posted on October 28th, 2013 by

EAST ALTON, Ill. — West Star Aviation recently broke ground on a new maintenance facility totaling 47,000 square feet at St. Louis Regional Airport (ALN). In addition to the new maintenance facility, West Star also has plans to open a 14,000... Continue Reading →

Blackhawk taps J.A. Air Center as distributor

Posted on October 28th, 2013 by

Blackhawk Modifications has named J.A. Air Center as the newest distributor of its engine performance solutions for Beechcraft King Airs, Cessna Caravan 208A/208Bs, Conquest I and Cheyenne aircraft. Continue Reading →

Dallas Airmotive expands F1RST SUPPORT Team

Posted on October 28th, 2013 by

Dallas Airmotive plans to expand its support services in the Northeastern United States. A new regional field service representative and a mobile response vehicle capable of on-site inspections, repair work and carbon seal replacements will be added to the Westchester... Continue Reading →

#NBAA13: Beechcraft appoints Kalamazoo Aircraft service center

Posted on October 23rd, 2013 by

LAS VEGAS — Beechcraft announced at the 2013 National Business Aviation Association Convention the appointment of Kalamazoo Aircraft in Kalamazoo, Mich., as an authorized service center (ASC) for the company’s Baron and Bonanza products. Continue Reading →

StandardAero launches Mobile Repair Teams

Posted on October 23rd, 2013 by

TEMPE, Ariz. – StandardAero has launched dedicated Mobile Repair Teams (MRT) that will conduct on-wing hot section inspections (HSIs) and repairs for the Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) PW610 and PW615 series engine. Continue Reading →

RBR launches Mobile Maintenance Service Team

Posted on October 18th, 2013 by

DALLAS — RBR Maintenance now has a Mobile Maintenance Service Team that can respond to aircraft owners throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana and New Mexico. The Mobile Maintenance Service Team offers technical support on-site and can be dispatched 24 hours... Continue Reading →

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D’Shannon Aviation opens Engine Department

Posted on October 11th, 2013 by

BUFFALO, Minn. — D’Shannon Aviation recently launched an engine department in Mooresville, N.C., that is designed to service all Continental direct drive engines, restoring them to standards that meet or exceed “factory new” specs. Continue Reading →