Collins Aerospace expands on-site support agreement with Chinese MRO provider

Collins Aerospace has expanded a 10-year On-Site Support agreement with Ameco for Air China’s fleet. The agreement will add support for Collins’ Integrated Drive Generator (IDG) and other generators for multiple aircraft platforms, including the B787, A320neo, A350 and ARJ21. With this expanded contract, Collins Aerospace will extend its onsite inventory management services to allRead More

Magnetic MRO signs the Consignment Stock Agreement with Avioparts for ATR tires

Magnetic MRO, a Total Technical Care and Asset Management organization, has announced it has recently signed the Consignment Stock Agreement with Avioparts, world leading supplier of lubricants, aircraft parts and logistic solutions for aircraft maintenance that has been in operations since 1993. The agreement covers the supply of ATR tires, allowing Magnetic MRO Wheels andRead More

Vallair delivers its 3rd Airbus A321 freighter

Vallair, the mature aircraft asset specialist dedicated to the support of both operators and lessors, and launch customer of the A321 freighter conversion (A321F), has delivered its third Airbus A321 freighter, bearing serial number 1017. This aircraft follows two Airbus A321Fs already delivered by Vallair that are presently in operation: MSN835 delivered in October 2020Read More

HEGGEMANN to manufacture D328ecoTM wing box and engine support for Deutsche Aircraft

Deutsche Aircraft has selected HEGGEMANN AG for the D328ecoTM wing industrialization and production. As per the agreement HEGGEMANN will undertake the manufacturing of the D328ecoTM wing box and engine support. This partnership is a key milestone in the development of the D328eco program. Deutsche Aircraft is the German aircraft Original Equipment Manufacturer. The aerodynamically optimizedRead More

TAE Aerospace achieves IDC requirements to maintain & repair F-35 Lightning II aircraft

TAE Aerospace announced in July, that they have achieved the Initial Depot Capability (IDC) requirements to maintain and repair the Pratt and Whitney F135 engine fan and power modules, facilitating the operation of all three variants of the F-35 Lightning II aircraft. TAE Aerospace’s Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Upgrade (MROU) facility for the F135 inRead More

Atlas Air to develop dedicated MRO facility in South Korea with Sharp Technics K

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc., recently announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Atlas Air, Inc. has signed a Memorandum of Agreement to enter into a joint venture with Sharp Technics K to develop a dedicated maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility at Incheon International Airport (ICN) in South Korea. The maintenance facility is expected to openRead More

Constant Aviation expands its AOG mobile response network by more than 15% to “meet growing customer demand”

Constant Aviation has expanded its nationwide AOG (aircraft on ground) mobile response network by more than 15 per cent this year as the MRO company aims to “meet growing customer demand”. Constant noted that more than 50 fully-trained technicians deploy in over 30 mobile units from 24 strategically-located base stations to provide dedicated maintenance, avionicsRead More

MTU Aero Engines record 6% increase in its commercial MRO operations in first 6 months of 2021

MTU Aero Engines has reported a six percent revenue increase in its commercial maintenance operations in the first six months of 2021, to €1.35 billion. Overall revenues at the company dropped two percent compared to the year-before period, to €2,004 million. Operating profit was down 15 per cent to €190 million, while the adjusted EBITRead More

Vallair augments MRO capability with in-house NDT (Non-Destructive Testing)

Vallair, the mature aircraft asset MRO dedicated to the support of both operators and lessors, has augmented its MRO capability with the introduction of in-house NDT (Non-Destructive Testing).  The capability will not only be available at Vallair’s specialist MRO facility in Montpellier and the Aerostructure repair shop in Châteauroux, but also away from these locationsRead More

AerinX and VD Gulf to deploy high-tech digital MRO solutions following successful pilot

AerinX in cooperation with VD Gulf, an independent MRO company in the Middle East region, will apply mixed reality-based system following a successful pilot. The total size of the market of high-tech digital MRO solutions is projected to grow from USD 606 million in 2020 to USD 1,809 million by 2030 meaning an average annualRead More