Tag Archives: MRO

AAR Implements FAA Standard-Compliant Safety Management System

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AAR has been certified under a Federal Aviation Administration program that seeks to ensure compliance of maintenance, repair and overhaul service providers and other organizations with safety management system requirements. The move to implement an SMS Voluntary Program-compliant system at AAR facilities is aimed at spotting and addressing safety issues and trends early for better customer service, the company said Friday.

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Lockheed-Built “˜InSight' Spacecraft Lands on Mars

Lockheed-Built “˜InSight' Spacecraft Lands on Mars - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A spacecraft that Lockheed Martin built for NASA's Mars exploration mission landed Monday on the red planet's surface. The InSight Mars Lander made its descent on Elysium Planitia in the planet's equatorial region and transmitted a tone through its X-band small deep space transponder seven minutes after the spacecraft's landing, …

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Boeing-SAMI JV to Localize Military Aircraft MRO Services in Saudi Arabia; Leanne Caret Comments

Boeing-SAMI JV to Localize Military Aircraft MRO Services in Saudi Arabia; Leanne Caret Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Boeing and state-owned company Saudi Arabian Military Industries have agreed to form a joint venture that seeks to localize in Saudi Arabia at least 55 percent of maintenance, repair and overhaul services for the Middle Eastern country's fleet of rotary- and fixed-wing military planes. The memorandum of agreement signed by Dennis …

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Boeing JV to Provide Aircraft MRO Services for Saudi Arabian Rotorcraft Fleet

Boeing JV to Provide Aircraft MRO Services for Saudi Arabian Rotorcraft Fleet - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A Saudi Arabia-based joint venture between Boeing, Alsalam Aircraft and Saudia Aerospace Engineering Industries will offer maintenance, repair and overhaul support for the country’s fleet of rotorcraft aircraft, Defense News reported Tuesday. Neil Bevan, CEO of the Saudi Rotorcraft Support Company, said work under the contract will cover support for …

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TAT Subsidiary Lands US Military Thermal System MRO Contract

TAT Subsidiary Lands US Military Thermal System MRO Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A TAT Technologies subsidiary has landed a five-year, $4.5 million contract to maintain, repair and overhaul thermal units for the U.S. military. Limco Airepair will provide MRO services for thermal units used on the country’s key military platforms, TAT said Wednesday. Gedera, Israel-based TAT provides original equipment manufacturer and aftermarket services for …

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Orbital ATK, Air Force Enter Military Aircraft Sustainment Partnership

Orbital ATK, Air Force Enter Military Aircraft Sustainment Partnership - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Orbital ATK has partnered with the U.S. Air Force Sustainment Center to support the country’s military aircraft through complementary, composite aerostructure design, manufacturing and inspection services. Both parties aim to address future composite aerostructure requirements on new aircraft types as well as collaborate to maintain, repair and overhaul current platforms as …

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AMMROC Implements Juniper’s Network Mgmt, Security Platforms

AMMROC Implements Juniper's Network Mgmt, Security Platforms - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A United Arab Emirates-based aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul services provider has developed a network infrastructure based on Juniper Networks-built switching, security and network management technology. Advanced Military Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Center adopted Juniper’s  SRX Series Services Gateways, EX Series Ethernet Switches and Junos Space Management Platform to manage the performance, scalability and …

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