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Upcoming Webinar Preps for ARSA Legislative Day
On March 5 at 12 p.m. EST, ARSA VP of Legislative Affairs Daniel Fisher will host a webinar to educate Legislative Day attendees on how to maximize their impact on Capitol Hill as they meet with lawmakers and congressional staffers in conjunction with the Annual Repair Symposium.

Attendees will get briefed on the association's legislative priorities, what to expect on Legislative Day, and how to prepare for Capitol Hill meetings.

Be sure to sign up for this informative session today!
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ARSA Expresses Concern on Large Aircraft Guidance
On Feb. 24, ARSA sent a letter to the Transportation Security Administration regarding its initial guidance on when a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-certificated repair station is responsible for large aircraft (over 12,500 lbs.) under the new repair station security rule.
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ARSA Surveys Industry Landscape
On March 4, ARSA delivered an industry survey to its membership to help the association better represent their interests. The members-only survey is open until 8 p.m. on Friday, March 14. Results are anonymous.

ARSA is asking primary contacts at individual member companies to participate. Please contact Zach.Bruckenstein@arsa.org for a link to the survey.

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FAA Proposes Production Rules Modernization
On Feb. 27, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) that would make changes to the agency's certification procedures and identification requirements for aeronautical products and articles. The proposal is intended to help align regulations with Europe.
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ARSA Releases Security Rule Compliance Checklist
The Aeronautical Repair Station Association has unveiled a checklist as well as a recorded webinar to assist repair stations in complying with the new Transportation Security Administration (TSA) security rules. Additionally, the association is in the process of updating its model repair station and quality manual to include information on the security rule and procedures for ensuring compliance with the new requirements.
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Register for Annual Repair Symposium
On March 19-21, the Aeronautical Repair Station Association (ARSA) will hold its Legislative Day on Capitol Hill and Annual Repair Symposium in Arlington, Va. Join aviation professionals from around the world to connect with officials from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and other aviation authorities as well as key members of Congress and your colleagues in the industry.

The Symposium will include a variety of sessions designed to help you stay compliant with the ever-complex maze of federal aviation regulations. Legislative Day informs you about critical issues in Washington and provides the opportunity to arrange Capitol Hill meetings with your representatives, senators, and congressional staff. The tentative agenda is available here.

Register today for this exciting opportunity to gain valuable intelligence on what's happening in our industry!

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for either Legislative Day or the 2014 Symposium, click here for sponsorship opportunities or contact Jennifer Kitching.

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AMTSociety Continues IA Renewal Seminars
Last November, Obadal, Filler, MacLeod & Klein Managing Member and ARSA Executive Director Sarah MacLeod kicked off a series of aircraft maintenance educational seminars known as AMTSociety's IA Renewal Consortium. The next seminar will take place on March 25 & 26 in Las Vegas. Presentations during these seminars will address topics including maintenance regulations, major/minor, and maintenance recordkeeping. Seminars will continue through April 2014. Event dates and locations are:

March 25 & 26, 2014 — Las Vegas, NV
April 5, 2014 — San Antonio, Texas, in conjunction with 2014 ATEC Conference

ARSA members can attend the next series of AMTSociety Education/IA refresher events without being an AMTSociety member. Registration is $42 in advance and $62 at the door. ARSA members are encouraged to preregister by contacting Jill.burnett@cygnus.com or calling 1-800-547-7377 ext. 2104.

Click here to learn more about the AMTSociety's IA Renewal Consortium.

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Interested in Exhibiting or Sponsoring the 2014 Repair Symposium?
As the maintenance industry's top event devoted exclusively to regulatory compliance, the ARSA Symposium attracts a highly qualified professional audience. Use this opportunity to promote your company while showing support for ARSA.
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INDUSTRY NEWS


Rolls-Royce Lines Up Fleet Agreements
AIN Online
Rolls-Royce has signed multi-year service agreements with four large fleet operators, encompassing operational support for more than 220 M250-engine powered rotorcraft.
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Rock Valley College, Airport Deal to Boost Aerospace Cluster
Rockford Register Star
Rock Valley College will expand its aviation maintenance program at Chicago Rockford International Airport to serve the region's aerospace industry and attract new business.
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NM Aviation Maintenance Tax Exemption Bill Passes
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
A bill that would remove a 5.125 percent gross receipts tax on aviation maintenance labor and parts passed both chambers of the New Mexico legislature Feb. 19 and now awaits Gov. Susana Martinez's signature.
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LBAS Opens Line Service Operation in Zurich
AIN Online
Berlin-based Lufthansa Bombardier Aviation Services opened its new line service operation in Zurich, Switzerland, on February 20. Following a two-day review by German aviation officials acting on behalf of the European Aviation Safety Agency, the facility was cleared to begin operations.
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AAR Earns Boeing Gold Performance Excellence Awards
AviationPros
AAR announced it has earned Boeing Gold Performance Excellence Awards at two of its operating units for the fourth consecutive year. The Boeing Company issues the award annually to recognize suppliers that have achieved superior performance. AAR maintained Gold composite performance ratings for each month of the 12-month performance period, from Oct. 1, 2012 to Sept. 30, 2013.
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Van Horn Touts New Repair Station at Heli-Expo 2014
AIN Online
In the wake of receiving a repair station certificate, composite rotor blade manufacturer Van Horn Aviation has established a repair station, operating as Van Horn Repair. Co-located with VHA's Tempe, Ariz., manufacturing facility, the operation will specialize in repairing VHA composite rotor blades.
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Winner Aviation Corporation Expands Maintenance Operations into New Hangar
AviationPros
Winner Aviation, located at the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport, expanded their maintenance operations into a hangar they acquired in 2011. The 14,000 square foot building provides Winner an additional 12,000 square feet of hangar space and 2,000 square feet of office space.
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Erickson Signs MOU with Airbus
Rotor News
Erickson Air-Crane Incorporated, the vertically-integrated manufacturer and operator of the powerful heavy-lift Erickson S-64 Aircrane helicopter, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Airbus Helicopters to explore opportunities in expanding its MRO, manufacturing, and engineering capabilities to support Airbus platforms.
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Pratt & Whitney Canada and Milestone Aviation Group Sign US$ 75 Million, 15-Year Deal for New Helicopter Engine Fleet Management Program
AviationPros
Initially 25 helicopters with P&WC PT6C-67C engines will be covered under the fleet management program with the intent to expand the scope to include PW210S, PW210A, PT6C-67E, PT6B-37A, PT6T and PW207C engine models in the future.
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