Commercial

Cementex Announces Belt Pouch Combinations

Cementex Announces Belt Pouch Combinations

Joy Finnegan

Cementex announces the availability of Cementex Belt Pouch Tool Combinations, featuring all tools designed for safe use in Arc Flash environments. With 13 different combinations to choose from, the company says there is an ideal Cementex Belt Pouch Combo for any technician. All tools in the Cementex Belt Pouch Combos feature innovative Cementex double insulation…

Lorin Industries Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Recertification for Meeting High Quality Standards

Lorin Industries announced the recent achievement of ISO 9001:2015 recertification. This accreditation is confirmation of Lorin’s demonstrated and ongoing commitment to consistently meeting high standards for quality processes and continually improving Lorin’s manufacturing and management processes. “We are very proud that our entire organization has been recognized again for our outstanding and relentless commitment to…

Magnetic MRO Completes 700th C-Check

Magnetic MRO Completes 700th C-Check

Joy Finnegan

Magnetic MRO has reached a milestone – the successful completion of their 700th C-Check. The company says this milestone emphasizes that, despite the global pandemic, the company is still going strong. The 700th C-Check has been performed on A320 NEO aircraft, operated by Scandinavian Airlines (SAS). The aircraft was delivered to Magnetic MRO hangars in…

Duncan Partners with Dassault Falcon Jet to Develop STCs for the ACA Ionizer in Three Falcon Aircraft

Duncan Partners with Dassault Falcon Jet to Develop STCs for the ACA Ionizer in Three Falcon Aircraft

Joy Finnegan

Duncan Aviation together with Dassault Falcon Jet has developed Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) and installation packages for the Aviation Clean Air (ACA) ionization system for three Dassault Falcon models: the 7X, 2000/2000EX and 900/900EX aircraft, including all EASy variants. The Duncan Aviation Engineering and Certification Services team, in collaboration with the Duncan Aviation Organization Designation…

App for Portable, Fast Weld Inspection of Complex and Oversized Parts

App for Portable, Fast Weld Inspection of Complex and Oversized Parts

Joy Finnegan

The new WeldSight Remote Connect app for the OmniScan X3 phased array flaw detector streamlines the weld inspection workflow by enabling users to perform every step via WeldSight software on a PC or laptop. Combined with Olympus scanners and probes, this phased array ultrasonic testing (PAUT) solution minimizes manufacturing delays caused by inefficient nondestructive testing…

GAMA Awards Aviation Design Challenge Winners General Aviation Experiences

GAMA Awards Aviation Design Challenge Winners General Aviation Experiences

Joy Finnegan

The winning team of the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) 2021 Aviation Design Challenge, from Raisbeck Aviation High School, recently participated in its general aviation manufacturing experience. The team visited GAMA member companies to learn about general aviation manufacturing, which included hands-on experiences and demonstration flights. “It truly was a pleasure putting together a memorable…

NTSB Concludes Maintenance Error Led to Fatal Runway Overrun Accident

NTSB Concludes Maintenance Error Led to Fatal Runway Overrun Accident

Joy Finnegan

A passenger turboprop airplane overran a runway because its braking system was compromised by incorrectly wired anti-skid sensors, the National Transportation Safety Board determined in a public meeting Tuesday. On Oct. 17, 2019, PenAir flight 3296, a Saab SA-2000, overran the runway during a landing attempt in Unalaska, Alaska. The airplane crashed through the perimeter…

IAI to Convert B777-300ER Passenger Aircraft to Cargo Configuration for Emirates

IAI to Convert B777-300ER Passenger Aircraft to Cargo Configuration for Emirates

Joy Finnegan

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) signed an agreement to convert four B777-300ER passenger aircraft to cargo configuration for Emirates. The aircraft will be converted at the new site established in Etihad Engineering’s MRO center in Abu Dhabi, and the first conversion of the Emirates plane is expected to begin in early 2023. The agreement has potential…

Transavia Airlines to Mobilize Their Maintenance

Transavia Airlines to Mobilize Their Maintenance

Joy Finnegan

TRAX announced that Transavia Airlines is adding their Line Control and QuickTurn eMobility apps to its maintenance environment. The airline is hopeful they will experience efficiency gains from going mobile and paperless. eMobility apps are task-based and intuitive for end users with minimal training required and enhanced productivity achieved. Users access real-time information and are…

FlightSafety Selected by Breeze for A220 and E190 Training

FlightSafety Selected by Breeze for A220 and E190 Training

Joy Finnegan

FlightSafety International has been selected by Breeze Airways to provide Airbus A220 and Embraer E190 Full Flight Simulators (FFS) and Flight Training Devices (FTD). As part of a long-term agreement, FlightSafety will also maintain the operation of the devices and other crew training equipment for Breeze. FlightSafety is increasing its focus on training and equipment…

United Opens New Maintenance Facility at Los Angeles International Airport

United Opens New Maintenance Facility at Los Angeles International Airport

Joy Finnegan

United has officially opened a new aircraft maintenance facility at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) that modernizes maintenance infrastructure, facilitates efficient aircraft movement, and streamlines logistics of employees, support equipment, tooling, and parts while supporting the airline’s overall growth in Los Angeles. United executives were joined by members from the city and LAWA for a…