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FAA Final Inspection Guidance Needs Further Review
On May 14, ARSA submitted a letter to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requesting it correct parts of Order 8900.1 that purportedly requires persons performing final inspections be certificated under part 65. However, this guidance is incorrect and fails to recognize the regulatory distinction between performing a final inspection and returning an article for service.
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New Technical Data Final Order Fails to Bring Clarity
Last June, ARSA submitted comments to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) draft order 8300.X that provided guidance for the approval of technical data associated with major repairs or alterations.
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New Maintenance Techs Short On Numbers, Skills
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About 86 percent of members of the Aeronautical Repair Station Association said they are having at least some difficulty finding qualified personnel, and 26 percent said that recruiting is "very difficult," according to Brett Levanto, operations director for the Alexandria, Virginia-based trade group.
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Embraer and SkyWest Airlines Sign Service Agreement for the E175
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Embraer and SkyWest Airlines announced, today, at the Regional Airline Association's 39th Annual Convention, in St. Louis, Missouri, that they have reached a 12-year component management service agreement by which Embraer will provide support for the carrier’s entire fleet of E175 jets.
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Will North American Re-fleeting Reduce its HR-related Challenges?
AviationPros
As the gap in labor rates between North America, Asia and the Middle Eastern countries continue to narrow, the North American MROs are starting to seize the opportunity and repatriate a large share of maintenance works, which could generate up to 5,000 jobs in the United States.
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NATA Tackles Conformity Inspection Inconsistency
AIN Online
The National Air Transportation Association's Aircraft Systems and Maintenance Technology Committee has formed a working group to address the lack of consistency among FAA FSDOs with regard to aircraft conformity inspections when adding an aircraft to a Part 135 operating certificate.
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MTU Maintenance Signs Exclusive Contract for CF34-10 Maintenance with CONVIASA
AviationPros
MTU Maintenance, one of the world's leading providers of commercial aero engine maintenance, has signed a new contract with the state-owned Venezuelan carrier CONVIASA for engine overhaul and on-wing support services of its General Electric CF34-10 engines including lease engine services.
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Air Washington Educates Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) Mechanics on Building a Global Skill Set
Digital Journal
Air Washington, a consortium of 11 of the Washington State's community and technical colleges, received a $20 million Department of Labor grant in 2011 to strengthen Washington State's aerospace industry through workforce training in advanced manufacturing/composites, electronics/avionics, aircraft assembly and aircraft maintenance.
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Lufthansa Technik Starts Innovation Boost Program
AviationPros
Lufthansa Technik AG is significantly increasing its efforts in the area of product, service and technological developments by starting an innovation boost program.
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