Commercial

Marilake Publishes New Capability List with more Galley Equipment Added

Marilake Publishes New Capability List with more Galley Equipment Added

Joy Finnegan

Marilake Aerosystems, the independent Avionics, Instrument and Galley Equipment repair workshop based in Ferndown, Dorset, UK has published an updated Capability List to include more Galley Equipment. “Since the previous revision (24) published earlier in the year over 200 additional parts have been added to the latest list,” commented James Wilson, business development manager. “This…

Wencor Inks Exclusive Distribution Strategic Partnership with PMA Aeroparts

Joy Finnegan

PMA Aeroparts has selected Wencor as its exclusive global distribution partner for its Part Manufacturer Approval (PMA) product line, approved by the FAA under AP part number references, effective immediately. The global agreement includes filtration, sensors, switches, controls and hardware products which will boost Wencor’s material solution offerings.  “We are excited to partner with PMA…

AAR Extends Work with Volotea for A320 PBH Component Support

Joy Finnegan

AAR announced the extension of its power-by-the-hour (PBH) component support contract with Volotea. The partnership started in 2016 with four A319 aircraft and the fleet has grown now to nearly 40 aircraft today.  The agreement includes the positioning of Main Base Kits at Volotea’s operating bases throughout Europe, access to AAR’s component pool inventory from…

Kaman Measuring to Highlight New Product Innovation at Sensors Converge 2021

The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of high-performance, precision non-contact position measuring systems, will highlight two new product innovations and its complete range of inductive eddy current technology at Sensors Converge 2021, September 21-23, 2021 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California, Booth #1031. Featured at the…

AMADA WELD TECH Announces CD-V Series Welding Power Supplies

Joy Finnegan

AMADA WELD TECH announces the CD-V Series of Capacitive Discharge Power Supplies and TL-V Series of weld heads. Featuring a fully controllable dual pulse output and a full-colour 3.5” user interface, the CD-V Series gives consistent welding output for repeatable process results. Typical applications for the CD-V series include battery tab welding, interconnects, honeycomb tacking,…

AMERON of AMETEK MRO Receives FAA-PMA Approval for Overhaul Kits

AMERON, of AMETEK MRO, recently achieved PMA approval on Overhaul Kits, P/Ns M806012-1 and M806013-1. The M806012-1 kit is used for the overhaul of 801307 series Cylinder and Valve Assembly (CVA) from OEM AVOX Systems. The PMA Overhaul Kit is similar to the OEM P/N 806012-01 in fit, form, and function. The M806012-01 kit consists…

AAR Enters Exclusive Distribution Agreement with Arkwin Industries, Supporting Engine Actuation and Commercial Aviation Products

Joy Finnegan

AAR has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Arkwin Industries. The agreement covers Arkwin’s broad line of engine actuation and commercial aviation products for the commercial aviation aftermarket and is effective as of October 1, 2021. “We are excited to partner with AAR as our new aftermarket partner for our commercial aviation business,” said Kristian Norheim,…

FAA to Require Strengthening of Engine Structures on B777-200s with PW4000 Engines

FAA to Require Strengthening of Engine Structures on B777-200s with PW4000 Engines

Joy Finnegan

FAA Administrator Steve Dickson says the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will require Boeing 777-200 aircraft with Pratt & Whitney engines to strengthen the cowling and structure around the engine to prevent any similar incidents to the one in February near Denver. The timing of the requirements and release of an airworthiness directive will be dependent…

DCS Awarded $164M Contract to Support USAF Fighters and Bombers Directorates

DCS Awarded $164M Contract to Support USAF Fighters and Bombers Directorates

Joy Finnegan

DCS Corporation has been awarded a $164 million, 4-year prime contract to support the United States Air Force (USAF) Fighters and Advanced Aircraft Directorate (AFLCMC/WA) and USAF Bombers Directorate (AFLCMC/WB). DCS will support the acquisition, fielding, and sustainment for a large segment of the USAF fighter and bomber fleet, along with foreign military sales support…

Helidax Selects ADSOFTWARE to Upgrade its CAMO and MRO Management Software

Helidax Selects ADSOFTWARE to Upgrade its CAMO and MRO Management Software

Joy Finnegan

Helidax has selected ADSOFTWARE to replace its MRO and CAMO management software as the company grows. The project has begun and covers the implementation of the CAMO and MRO management solutions, training and additional developments specifically requested by Helidax. Helidax puts its fleet of 36 H120 and 18 AS550 at the disposal of the French…

ACC Aviation Launches Technical Services Division, Aldana Named VP

ACC Aviation Launches Technical Services Division, Aldana Named VP

Joy Finnegan

ACC Aviation is adding to its business beginning in September with the creation of a Technical Services division. The new division sees ACC add a fourth practice area to its consultancy offering, following its move into aviation finance services earlier this July. Leading the new business unit is Julian Aldana, an experienced aviation technical professional…

SABENA TECHNICS STRENGTHENS ITS EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

SABENA TECHNICS STRENGTHENS ITS EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Joy Finnegan

Sabena technics group has appointed Bruno Paccagnini as deputy to Gilles Foultier, current COO of Military Affairs, to whom he will succeed at the start of 2022 after a few months of transition. Sabena technics says the company will benefit from Paccagnini’s rich experience in implementing transformation projects within complex environments, which he has managed…