Barfield Inc., a subsidiary of Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) in the Americas, signs an agreement to become the exclusive distributor and warranty repair center for Falgayras’ wiper motors operated on the Airbus A220. The agreement supports product in the Americas.
Baker Aviation Positioned for Growth with New Facility and Appointment of Harry Mitchel to Vice President
Baker Aviation, a full-service aircraft maintenance, management and charter company, is now located in a new 66,000-square-foot facility at Fort Worth Meacham International Airport (KFTW). The Baker business moved into the spacious two-hangar facility last year as it outgrew the previous Fort Worth location. In addition, Harry Mitchel has been named vice president of Operations to facilitate future plans for growth and success of the company.
FreeFlight Systems, a NextGen aviation leader specializing in avionics design, development and manufacturing, announces it has received a Technical Standard Order (TSO) approval from the FAA for the FDC-500 ARINC-429 digital-to-analog converter. This TSO approval will allow the FDC-500 to meet the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) aftermarket replacement requirements for an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) aircraft part.
PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada announces the launch of the Maintenance Work Management Certificate. Designed for maintenance practitioners such as planners, schedulers, supervisors and coordinators, as well as other operations personnel who work alongside maintenance, the PEMAC Maintenance Work Management Certificate training ensures professionals have the skills to ensure the right maintenance work is done on the correct assets, at the right time, using the right resources.
Stevens Aerospace and Defense Systems, LLC (Stevens) announces that Dwayne Chandler has joined the team as director of Avionics Sales. Chandler brings more than thirty years of hands-on avionics experience, including avionics technician at Timco, avionics install crew chief and sales manager at Landmark Aviation, and most recently serving as avionics sales manager at Constant Aviation.
Constant Aviation, one of the country’s largest maintenance, repair and overhaul businesses (MROs), announces that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has accepted its fully functional SMS as being in “Active Conformance” with the FAA’s Part 5 Voluntary Safety Management System (SMS) Program, the final step in the SMS process. The certification ranks Constant Aviation among the leaders nationally in business-aviation maintenance safety and risk mitigation.