Sierra

Sierra Industries celebrates 30th anniversary

Posted on June 12th, 2013 by

UVALDE, Texas – June 2013 – Sierra Industries is celebrating its 30th year in business with the release of its 2013-14 product and services catalog. Continue Reading →

FedEx donates 727 to USAeroTech

Posted on June 12th, 2013 by

GREENVILLE, SC. — On Wednesday, June 19, a FedEx Express aircraft will be permanently grounded at a new home at USAeroTech Institute in Greenville, S.C., where it will serve the training needs of aviation students. Continue Reading →

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The Big Birds return to American Aero Services

Posted on June 9th, 2013 by

By BILL WALKER The surest sign of winter in New Smyrna Beach, Fla., is the appearance of some unusually big birds migrating south. These birds, the Collings Foundation B-17G and B-24J, fly in every year for their annual maintenance appointment.... Continue Reading →

Aircraft maintenance tips: Spring cleaning

Posted on May 28th, 2013 by

The snow has melted in the northern parts of the country and previously dormant hangar doors are starting to open. Flying season is here! But before you jump back into the air, it’s wise to take some time to prepare... Continue Reading →

Michelin releases aircraft tire app

Posted on May 19th, 2013 by

Michelin Aircraft Tire introduced a mobile application for aircraft mechanics, private pilots, airlines, military operators and others who have an interest in or use for aircraft tires. The app shows how to maintain Michelin tires to maximize tire performance and... Continue Reading →

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Eclipse taps Crownair as service center

Posted on May 13th, 2013 by

Eclipse Aerospace has named Crownair Aviation in San Diego an authorized Gold Service Center for both the Eclipse 500 and Eclipse 550 jets. Continue Reading →

Michelin and FAA team on tire safety training

Posted on April 21st, 2013 by

Michelin North America and the FAA Safety Program (FAASTeam) have partnered to offer pilots and aircraft maintenance technicians (AMTs) an online tire maintenance course, “The Impact of Tire Maintenance on Aircraft Safety.” The course is available for free at FAASafety.gov. Continue Reading →

Electroair lets electronic ignition kit do the talking

Posted on March 17th, 2013 by

“Our Cessna 152 fuel burn dropped from 5.8 to 4.2 gph after installing Electroair’s Electronic Ignition (EI) Kit,” said Hillsboro Aviation‘s Director of Fleet Maintenance Ben Plummer. Continue Reading →

FAA reverses stance on maintenance duty time limitations

Posted on January 15th, 2013 by

In a victory for the aviation industry, the FAA recently withdrew its legal interpretation of maintenance duty time limitations. Continue Reading →

ZuluLog.com releases latest version of Cloud-based aircraft maintenance tracking software

Posted on November 29th, 2012 by

ZuluLog.com has released ZuluLog 5.0, which includes a redesigned module for tracking aircraft maintenance, required inspections, documents, and expenses. Continue Reading →