Ontic Expands Manufacturing and MRO Services for Legacy Rotorcraft

PARIS AIRSHOW, Le Bourget: Ontic, a BBA Aviation company and provider of extended life solutions for OEM legacy products, has announced a significant increased in its manufacturing capabilities and MRO services for the rotorcraft market. Over the last four years, Ontic has signed several licenses with aerospace’s top OEMs that has expanded the breadth of […]

P&W Eagle Services Asia to Maintain GTF Engines

PARIS AIRSHOW, Le Bourget: Pratt & Whitney is widening its global network of providers that maintain the company’s revolutionary PurePower Geared Turbofan (GTF) engines to include Pratt & Whitney’s Eagle Services Asia (Pratt & Whitney Singapore Engine Center). The Singapore Engine Center will become one of Pratt & Whitney’s industry leading maintenance, repair and overhaul […]

PPG Wins PMA Approval for Sliding Cockpit Windows on Airbus A320 Family

PARIS AIRSHOW, Le Bourget, France: PPG  has received Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to sell its enhanced-design sliding cockpit window assemblies for the Airbus A320 family directly to operators as aftermarket replacements. The assemblies’ clamped design provides operators flexibility in replacing the complete framed window assembly or only the window […]

Farsound Aviation Renews Contract with TS&S

Farsound Aviation, a supply chain and logistics company, has secured a multi-million-dollar contract renewal of an existing agreement with Turbine Services & Solutions Aerospace (TS&S Aerospace), an engine MRO provider in Abu Dhabi. David Skinner, managing director of Farsound Aviation, said: “Farsound Aviation already enjoys a strong working relationship with TS&S Aerospace and we are […]

Reactive Group acquires Arraid; Data Storage Moves Towards Solid State Disks

Reactive Group has acquired Arraid, based in Phoenix, Arizona. Arraid is a manufacturer of replacement data storage solutions for ageing disk, tape and floppy drives on legacy computer systems. With the takeover Reactive Group intends to revamp the Arraid range of replacement drives with solid state disk technology. “The acquisition of Arraid significantly expands our […]

easyJet Signs Thrust Reverser Agreement with SR Technics

SR Technics has signed an agreement to provide inspection and repair services for easyJet’s thrust reversers used in their Airbus fleet. The work for the new three-year contract will be done at the SR Technics facility at Zurich Airport. SR Technics has extensive experience supporting CFM56-5B thrust reversers and in-house repair capabilities. Gary Smith, easyJet’s […]

Canadian CGP Certification Releases AJW Technique Into Military Market

AJW Technique, AJW’s world-class MRO facility in Montreal, has been granted certification under the Controlled Goods Programs (CGP) of the Canadian Federal Government. The programme, which is administered by the Department of Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC), regulates the examination, possession, and transfer in Canada of controlled goods and/or controlled technology. The certification […]

West Star Opens Landing Gear Facility in Colorado

West Star Aviation has opened its dedicated landing gear facility, located in Grand Junction, CO, The newly re-designed 20,000 sq. ft. facility was acquired by West Star in February of 2017 and will focus on supporting Challenger, Hawker, and Embraer Phenom landing gear overhaul and repair. “We are excited to have our new landing gear […]

Omega’s Free Downloadable Sensing Publication

Omega Aerospace has published an ebook called Bridging the Gap with IIoT. It provides an overview of the technology, applications, and critical infrastructure, security, and implementation considerations in the aerospace industry. Omega states that “advances in technology, digitalization, globalization, and heightened cyber security threats are creating a different set of pressures that are pushing legacy aerospace […]