Aeronautical Maintenance / MRO News



IAI to convert 3 new 767s to Freighters for DHL
2020/07/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) signed a new contract with DHL International on June 22. The German company has thus entrusted IAI's Aviation Group (former Bedek) wi...


Pratt & Whitney to adapt its Maine facility to add PW1100G-JM MRO capabilities
2020/07/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Pratt & Whitney will invest $ 12.5 million in its North Berwick facility (Maine) to add GTF MRO Capabilities. More specifically, the factory will perform maintenance...


Jet Aviation cuts 200 jobs at its Basel-Mulhouse maintenance and completion center
2020/07/03 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Jet Aviation (General Dynamics) had to lay off about 200 employees working at its Basel-Mulhouse facility. The restructuring will result in at least 190 job cuts, out ...


IAI to convert 3 new 767s to freighters for DHL
2020/07/01 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) signed a new contract with DHL International on June 22. The German company has thus entrusted IAI’s Aviation Group (former Bedek) wi...


Preighters : Collins Aerospace offers quick conversion solutions for any passenger aircraft type
2020/06/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Collins Aerospace Systems (Raytheon Technologies) has developed and implemented a multi-tiered solution enabling quick conversions of passenger aircraft into auxiliary...


The MRO market revenue could fall by 60% in 2020
2020/06/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

According to consulting firm AlixPartners, the Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) sector could be affected by the current crisis in an amplified way compared to ai...


Pratt & Whitney Canada add five new authorized centers, including two in Europe
2020/06/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Pratt & Whitney has added five new Designated Maintenance Facilities (DMFs) to its global support network to further expand its line maintenance capabilities for a num...


GAMECO's first Boeing 737-800BCF conversion line is officially launched
2020/06/18 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

GAMECO (Guangzhou Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Company Limited) celebrated the launch of its 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF) program on June 16 at its Gu...


Dassault has converted a Falcon 900B from passenger configuration to full cargo in record time
2020/06/04 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Dassault Falcon Service (DFS) has converted a Falcon 900B at its Le Bourget facility so that it can temporarily receive goods in its cabin. This modification was carri...


EFW converted A330-300P2F payload is increased by up to 3 tons
2020/06/04 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

EFW (Elbe Flugzeugwerke) has just delivered a new Airbus A330P2F (Passenger to Freighter) to DHL Express. The recently converted aircraft in Dresden, an A330-300 (M...