US Airways mechanics filed for election May 7 with the National Mediation Board to have 4,000 workers join the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
SR Technics, part of the Mubadala Aerospace MRO network, and Aeromexico have signed a 10-year integrated component services (ICS) contract for the airline’s 19 Boeing 787s. Financing will be provided by Sanad Aero Solutions, also part of Mubadala.
Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance will support Afriqiyah Airways’ CF680E1 engines on the Libyan carrier's two Airbus A330-200s.
GoAir has gone live in 200 days with the Ramco Aviation Suite for 15 aircraft at 21 stations. Ramco’s web-based Series 5 Maintenance & Engineering software and ePublications are integrated with GoAir’s Flight Operations system and SAP.
Prime Turbines has received certification from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) to overhaul and repair Pratt & Whitney PT6A engines on Chinese civil aircraft.
AAR has retained consultant Mike Axelrod of Grant Park Global to help the MRO expand in Latin America, especially Mexico and Colombia. AAR is focusing on public and private client acquisitions in Latin America. AAR has also named John Fortson as its new CFO.
Shoreline Aerospace will move to a new facility at Fort Lauderdale International Airport, Fla., with offices, a 60,000 square feet warehouse and 6 acres of apron with ramp access.