aircraft modification


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aircraft modification

A change in the physical or performance characteristics of an aircraft, accomplished either by alteration of items already fitted on the aircraft or a change in production specifications.
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the Contracting Authority, announces an Open RFP, awarding the lowest price, for the selection of Contractor who will provide "Technical Support for Orion P-3B Aircraft Modification / Upgrading Services".
Aircraft modifications, such as the installation of new cabins, connectivity solutions or avionics systems can be approved and documented through a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) offered by providers such as the IAMA members.
If you are a program manager involved in acquisition and implementation of aircraft modifications, you already know that acquiring the parts for your weapons platform is only half of the battle.
But the success of Broughton in securing the Astor project means it is back in business as an aircraft modification centre,according to site general manager Steve Lynch.
Areas of technical support that may be provided by Lufthansa to BAT include aircraft modification, aircraft maintenance and training services.
The Greek government appears willing to accept the likely additional aircraft modification (A-kit) costs and program-sche dule delays which would accompany such a split-supplier approach.
Sabena Technics has completed its first aircraft modification for Singapore-based lessor Phoenix Aircraft Leasing.
The increase in net income was primarily due to continued success in the Aircraft Modification Segment.
Grumman employees from Naval Air Station Oceana and members of the fleet support team from Naval Air Systems Command Depot (NADEP) Jacksonville were assembled to perform the aircraft modification.
Completion of the aircraft modification program means the Lead-In Fighter training capability is well positioned to support Air Forces fast-jet pilots for transition to the next generation of fighter aircraft including the Joint Strike Fighter, Super Hornet and Growler capabilities, Minister Pyne said.
UAE-based Atlas Aerospace, a specialist in aircraft modification and transformation, is set to highlight the significance of the fast evolving local and regional aerospace industries at this year's Dubai Airshow which kicks off today (November 12).
AirCaD's staff is specialised in the design, engineering and certification of aircraft modification projects.

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