Airbus Helicopters, Elbe Flugzeugwerke take on MRO activities for German Armed Forces’ NH90 fleet

Airbus Helicopters as prime contractor will work together with Dresden-based Elbe Flugzeugwerke to maintain the German Armed Forces’ (Bundeswehr’s) NH90 fleet. Airbus and the Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw) signed the corresponding 10-year support contract on Wednesday. The services to be rendered at a package price under this contractRead More

Croatia Airlines renew MRO contract with Lufthansa Technik

Croatia Airlines has renewed two maintenance arrangements with Lufthansa Technik covering its fleet of six Airbus A320 aircraft while also adding the German MRO’s Aviatar digital platform. The first renewal is a total component support agreement extended by another seven years. Second is for auxiliary power unit (APU) services, which will continue for another fiveRead More

Quality, reliability and safety are the top priorities of MRO industry

MRO forms the support system of aviation industry. On an average the annual spends of aerospace industry on MRO is more than that of manufacturing or development. Technological developments have led to faster flights requiring higher maintenance checks to ensure safety and airworthiness. Thus the frequency of day-to-day field checks have also increased manifold. WeRead More

Magnetic MRO strengthens its position in Asia as it opens a hub in China

The Guangzhou hub will be launched in cooperation with Magnetic MRO’s shareholder, Chinese company Hangxin Aviation Services Co. Ltd, and will begin operating by offering its customers a selection of the most popular engine stand types, like CFM56-5A/B, CFM56-7B and V2500. The variety will be increased to the most popular and requested wide-body engine standsRead More

MA Group, Sichuan sign joint agreement for implementing MRO capabilities

MA Group and Sichuan Haite Group officially signed a cooperation agreement at the 53rd Paris aerospace show in Paris, France. The parties will establish Joint Venture(s) in China and for implementing the MRO and manufacturing and R&D business for aircraft landing gears and aircraft composite components. Established in 1991, Haite Group is an integrated groupRead More

ST Engineering maintains top position in Airframe MRO with Top Global Ranking

ST Engineering once again proved it is the leading global airframe MRO service provider by clinching, for the eighth consecutive time since 2002, top position in a biennial ranking conducted by Aviation Week Network. In the results of the Top 10 Airframe MRO provider ranking released earlier this year, ST Engineering continues to lead theRead More

Joramco successfully completes its first C Check For Royal Jordanian

Joramco, the Amman-based MRO and engineering arm for Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE), has announced that it has successfully completed its first C Check on a Royal Jordanian Boeing 787 aircraft. The project was completed at the MRO service provider’s facility located in the free zone area in Queen Alia International Airport in Amman-Jordan. Onsite, theRead More