Henry Canaday


Henry Canaday has been a business and aviation journalist for 15 years, with recent emphasis on aviation maintenance and airline information technology. Prior to that, he spent 20 years as an energy economist with both Federal agencies and the private sector.

Lufthansa Technik builds robot for fuselage inspections 
Lufthansa Technik (LHT) has developed a robot-supported process for inspecting metallic aircraft fuselage structures.
Spirit Airlines takes Messier-Bugatti-Dowty for Airbus support 
Spirit Airlines has chosen Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (MBD) wheels, brakes and MRO services for its Airbus narrowbodies.
FL Technics Training begins new course, opens Indonesia hangar 
FL Technics Training will start a new basic technical course in January 2015.
Rheinland Air Service doubles German space, opens African facility 
Rheinland Air Service (RAS) has completed expansion of its central European headquarters in Mönchengladbach, Germany, with an enhanced facility, effectively twice the size.
Aircelle adds capacity to Europe services 
Safran Group’s Aircelle has inaugurated a new building for its Aircelle Europe Services business at Pont-Audemer in Normandy, doubling capacity to perform MRO on jet engine nacelles.
ATR, InterSky ink three-year MRO agreement 
ATR and Austrian regional InterSky have signed a three-year agreement for the exchange, repair and overhaul service for leading edges of wing and control-surface ribs.
MRO Digest Oct. 1, 2014 
Briefs from the Oct. 1, 2014 issue of ATW’s MRO Digest
PacAvi Group to convert A320s 
PacAvi Group is spearheading a new passenger-to freighter conversion program for Airbus A320s and A321s.
CHEP Aerospace Solutions gets Singapore Airlines’ ULD business 
Singapore Airlines (SIA) Cargo has appointed CHEP Aerospace Solutions to maintain and repair its entire fleet of Unit Load Device (ULDs) worldwide under an exclusive five-year agreement.
RUAG Aviation, Rheinland Air Service combine on ATR support 
RUAG Aviation and Rheinland Air Service are collaborating to provide better support for ATR-42s and -72 aircraft.
Yamal Airlines goes with FL Technics 
Russia’s Yamal Airlines has chosen FL Technics for base maintenance support in 2015.
Dunlop Aircraft Tyres to retread in US 
UK-based Dunlop Aircraft Tyres will establish its first retreading facility in the US.
MRO Digest Sept. 24, 2014 
Briefs from the Sept. 24, 2014 issue of ATW’s MRO Digest
FL Technics to perform major cabin modifications, train Atlas 
FL Technics has passed EASA certification and been granted extended Design Organization Part 21J STC approval to perform major cabin interior modifications.
Lufthansa Technik expands wheels & brakes shop 
Lufthansa Technik (LHT) is investing nearly €60 million ($77 million) in Frankfurt East Harbor to fund a new wheels-and-brakes shop in an environmentally friendly building that will exceed German Energy Saving Ordinance by 30%.

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