ARSA Dispatch
Apr. 23, 2014

ARSA Remembers: Edmond Boullay (1943-2014)

On Monday April 14, Edmond Boullay passed away. Edmond was a lifelong advocate of the aviation industry and friend of pilots, passengers and aviators everywhere. He lived a life of humble service and leaves behind a legacy of international cooperation between aviation communities.More

ARSA Soliciting Input on D&A Testing ANPRM

Are you a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-certificated part 145 foreign repair station? If so, ARSA needs your help in preparing comments to an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM).More

ARSA Works: Member Engagement Sparks FAA Action

On Wednesday, April 16, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) released guidance clarifying the use of Block 12 of FAA Form 8130-3, Authorized Release Certificate, Airworthiness Approval Tag.More

EASA Supplement Revision Now Available

The current revision for the model European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) supplement is now available. Be sure to update your library today.More

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Maine's aviation businesses are taking off as demand for services grows
Maine Sun Journal
Black Bear Aviation's story mirrors upward trends reported by much larger aviation companies in Maine. They are all riding an increasing demand for aviation services, which a national report forecasts will see the aviation maintenance industry grow globally to $86.8 billion from its current $57.7 billion. More

MROs Off To Strong Start In 2014
Aviation Week
Maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) providers are reporting a strong start to the year, with 70 percent telling Canaccord Genuity that their first-quarter metrics either met or exceeded their 2014 business objectives.More

Delta TechOps expands maintenance providership with Hawaiian Airlines
AviTrader
Delta TechOps, Delta Air Lines' maintenance division and Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) provider business, is deepening its long-standing relationship with Hawaiian Airlines.More

NORDAM and GECAS partner
Aerospace Manufacturing and Design
NORDAM and GE Capital Aviation Services' (GECAS) Asset Management Services unit announced a new cooperative initiative to provide airline customers with enhanced options for flight controls.More

Lawmaker Urges TESDA, Colleges to Offer More Aviation Courses
GMA News Online
A lawmaker on Sunday urged the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), colleges, and universities, to offer more courses in aircraft maintenance and operations to encourage more Filipinos to pursue a career in the booming international aviation sector.More