May/ June 2023

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How to Troubleshoot Avionics for Success

July 11, 2023
Solving out where in the electrical system of a plane an issue is arising from can take a thorough, multi-step process.
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A Race for Veterans, Workers

June 20, 2023
Aviation positions have a rich tradition of employing veterans. Aviation is a crucial pillar of U.S. armed forces since the end of World War II. The growth of aircraft use and...
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MRO Outlook Report: Tech Eases Challenges

May 31, 2023
Three years post-COVID, the MRO industry faces a backlog of work with unprecedented challenges and opportunities moving forward.
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Propeller Maintenance

70 Years of Prop Repairs

May 22, 2023
Aircraft Propeller Service has been serving the general aviation market for 70 years, seeing advancements in propellers and the way they're maintained over the decades, and growing...
Kalmar Motor
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Green / Alternative Energy GSE

TBL 800

May 18, 2023
TBL 800 is an electric-powered tractor designed for pushback and high-speed maintenance towing of aircraft from Boeing 767 up to Airbus 380. Powered by 800 V lithium-ion batteries...

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Green / Alternative Energy GSE

CPB35E - Electric Pushback Tractor

The CPB35E is designed to be an affordable 80V AC electric-powered pushback tractor. The unit offers the advantages of electric power for pushout operations including quiet ramp...
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May 18, 2023
LEKTRO 87 tow tractors are designed to tow aircraft with a MTOW up to 85,000 lbs., making them ideal for pushbacks and towing of turboprop aircraft and most wide-body business...
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Landing Gear

How Maintenance Providers Can Help Ensure Safe Aircraft Landings

May 18, 2023
Wheels, brakes and landing gear all work together to see planes safely touch the ground and it takes the right maintenance to ensure they do the job.
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Perrin is presented The Charles Taylor Award, the highest FAA award the aviation industry is offered.
Maintenance Providers

Charles Taylor Award Winner Teaches It Forward

May 18, 2023
Over his career, George Perrin has strived for continual growth and to pass on what he's learned.
Man Lifts, Platforms & Work Stands

AERODECK Civilian & Military Aircraft Decking

AERODECK heavy-duty "slider" deck sections for aircraft docking systems contour against irregular shapes from nose to tail, minimizing open areas to optimize safety for personnel...
FlyTek GSE
The HPU can supply oil from its onboard hydraulic reservoir or circulate the oil already in the aircraft.
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A Digital 'Mule' for Hydraulic Systems Testing

May 17, 2023
FlyTek HPU features touchscreen, remote troubleshooting and more.
Duncan Aviation
Duncan Aviation holds or has access to dozens of STCs for FAA-approved ADS-B equipment, which allows the company to perform upgrades on more than 100 different aircraft models.

The Post ADS-B Mandate Landscape

May 17, 2023
Three years after the FAA’s 2020 ADS-B mandate, there are plenty of planes still getting the work done.
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Elliott Aviation Welcomes Dave Makowski as Chief Operating Officer

May 16, 2023
Elliott Aviation welcomes Dave Makowski to the team as chief operating officer. Makowski will focus on driving executional excellence, efficiency and profitability across all ...
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Record Keeping

Back Up an Aircraft’s Paper Records Electronically

May 15, 2023
Just scanning and backing up aircraft logbook entries into electronic images is not as simple as it sounds. A Part 43 logbook entry copy will often require a licensed A&P to certify...
Raytheon Technology
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Aircraft Engines

Pratt & Whitney Canada To Invest $10 Million in Technology Upgrades at Component Repair Facility in Wichita Falls, Texas

Pratt & Whitney Canada, a business unit of Pratt & Whitney, today announced a $10 million investment to expand the capabilities of its Wichita Falls, Texas engine component repair...
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Maintenance Providers

Unbreakable Optimism

May 12, 2023
Each spring, ARSA’s team runs the association’s Annual Member Survey. Thanks to a lot of effort in standardizing the survey’s questions, responses provide a useful snapshot of...
First Aviation Services
Propeller Maintenance

Piedmont Propulsion Provides Quick Turns for T-6

May 11, 2023
Piedmont Propulsion Systems maintains and overhauls the propellers for the US Air Force and Navy's T-6 turboprop trainers, managing tight turn times and strict government regulations...
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FEAM Aero Launches a New Line Station at San Diego International Airport

May 4, 2023
FEAM Aero has added another line station to their portfolio. The newest location at San Diego International Airport (SAN) increases the company’s global footprint from 51 to 52...

Complete Engine Services Launches to Focus on Commercial Aircraft Health

May 3, 2023
Corporate Aircraft Group is widening its expertise and capability with a brand new commercial powerplant and APU support business for the airline industry. Complete Engine Services...
Raytheon Technologies
Maintenance IT

Raytheon Technologies Helping Power Data-Driven Decision-Making at American Airlines

Maintenance and safety data transmitted wirelessly from aircraft improves the predictability of operations.
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Engines & Components

Airbus, Safran and Tikehau Capital Finalize Acquisition of Aubert & Duval

April 28, 2023
The holding company owned equally by Airbus, Safran and Tikehau Capital has finalized today the acquisition of Aubert & Duval from Eramet. Aubert & Duval is a strategic supplier...
2023 Aerospace Maintenance Competition Presented by Snap-on
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Maintenance Providers

FedEx Express Wins 2023 William F. O’Brien Award for Second Consecutive Year

Teams of aircraft maintenance professionals descended into Atlanta for the annual Aerospace Maintenance Competition (AMC) Presented by Snap-on, and for the second consecutive ...
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Marshall Aerospace Announces US Facility To Support North America Expansion

April 26, 2023
Marshall Aerospace has unveiled plans to establish a new aircraft maintenance and engineering facility in the United States, to be operated by local subsidiary Marshall USA.
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Pratt & Whitney Continues to Expand and Transform Global GTF MRO Footprint

April 21, 2023
In the last four years, the GTF MRO network has more than doubled in size, and now has 12 active locations around the world with an additional seven expected to be online by 2025...

GE Aerospace Signs F-35 Avionics and Power Services Agreement

April 21, 2023
GE Aerospace has signed an agreement with Lockheed Martin to support avionics and electrical power systems on the F-35 globally. “The F-35’s reliability and mission readiness ...
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Maintenance IT

ATR Partners with Swiss-AS to Improve Digitalization of Airline Maintenance Management

April 18, 2023
Through this collaboration, the two are working to improve and customize the integration of ATR maintenance data into the AMOS software provided by Swiss-AS to ATR operators.
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Business & General Aviation

Gulfstream Service Expansions Continue in Savannah

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced the continued expansion of its Gulfstream Customer Support Savannah-based maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) footprint at Savannah/Hilton...
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Honeywell and Lufthansa Technik Enhance Collaboration on AVIATAR

March 27, 2023
Collaboration among leaders in aviation analytics helps optimize user experience.
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Pushbacks, Tractors & Utility Vehicles


March 7, 2023
The TUG ALPHA 1, a narrow-body pushback, is purpose-built for unrivaled productivity, safety and operator experience. Available in both gas and lithium, the TUG ALPHA 1 features...
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Aircraft Tire Trailer

Jan. 5, 2023
The Wilcox GSE Tire Trailer is designed to easily transport two main aircraft wheels. Tires can quickly be loaded onto the cart via the lightweight, non-slip extruded ramp. The...
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Pushbacks, Tractors & Utility Vehicles


The all new ETT-8X Electric Tow Tractor has a fully electric powertrain, making it the most sustainable vehicle in the Eagle fleet. Backed by the Eagle 3-year/3,000-hour warranty...
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Green / Alternative Energy GSE

Tiger Li-ion

Oct. 18, 2022
Tiger Li-ion tow tractors incorporate new electrification technology that outperforms internal combustion and other electric vehicles with significantly lower total cost of ownership...
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GPUs, PCAs, Power Carts & Accessories

GF15 Combo Unit

March 22, 2022
The Guinault GF15 Combo Unit combined air conditioning units/400 Hz are designed to replace an aircraft’s APU and maintain the correct temperature in the cockpit and cabin during...
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Man Lifts, Platforms & Work Stands

TML-704 Mobile Maintenance Lift

March 15, 2022
Get to and from any aircraft quickly with the maneuverable self-propelled TML-704 maintenance lift. A 2,000-pound lift capacity for distributed loads and two elevation options...
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GSE Mx, Reman, Refurb, Overhaul

Refurbished and Remanufactured to Zero Time GSE

Victory Ground Support Equipment buys, sells and rents refurbished and completely remanufactured to zero-time ground support equipment.
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Pushbacks, Tractors & Utility Vehicles

Phoenix E

The Phoenix E from Goldhofer is a towbarless, future-oriented, zero-emission aircraft tractor. Goldhofer's wide range of vehicles can be individually configured for an individual...
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GPUs, PCAs, Power Carts & Accessories

JetGo 900

March 12, 2021
The AERO Specialties JetGo 900 is a groundbreaking development in the company's line of JetGo aircraft ground power units. Utilizing modern production methods and materials, AERO...
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Flightmaster Tow Around Cart

Oct. 20, 2020
The Flightmaster Tow Around Cart was designed with input from flight line mechanics. A 7-gallon capacity reduces the number of refills required. Used with the Flightmaster tranfer...
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GSE - Rentals/Lease/Sales/Service

Oct. 20, 2020
Mercury GSE supplies new and used equipment available for rent, lease and sale. The company's 70+ years of ground handling and GSE experience provides customers with the facts...
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Tronair Aircraft Axle Jacks

Aircraft axle jacks are used in aircraft maintenance to provide a convenient way to change aircraft tires, service brakes, wheels or other maintenance procedures in which lifting...
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7400 JetEx 28 VDC eGPU

May 13, 2020
The ITW GSE 7400 JetEx 28 VDC battery-powered ground power unit offers a high battery capacity that can perform at least 100 starts on a full charge. The quiet GPU does not cause...
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GPUs, PCAs, Power Carts & Accessories

Start Pac Green

Oct. 31, 2019
The Start Pac Green is a unique modular battery-powered ground power unit to replace diesel- and gas-powered units. Features include a larger battery bank for powering up aircraft...
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Pushbacks, Tractors & Utility Vehicles


Oct. 28, 2019
The TLD TPX-100-E is a fully electric towbarless tractor designed for the pushback of most commuters, and single-aisle aircraft up to 100 tons. The TPX can now be fitted with ...
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Pushbacks, Tractors & Utility Vehicles


Oct. 25, 2018
The battery-operated EVA series is designed for short towing operations and the movement of fighter aircraft, GSE and equivalent equipment in congested areas. The EVA series ...
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Pushbacks, Tractors & Utility Vehicles

Spacer 8600

Oct. 17, 2017
The Spacer is an ideal tug for hangar and/or pushback operations with narrow-body, regional and bigger business aircraft. The machine comes with full electric drive, radio remote...