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Category: MRO

Taking to the skies – how 25 students built a BushCat in seven days

This story by Marena Janse van Rensburg charts the building of a BushCat light sport aircraft in seven days by 25 students in late September 2019.

ExecuJet MRO Services opens line maintenance workshop in Brisbane
Business Aviation

Business aviation company ExecuJet has expanded its maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) presence in Australia with a new facility at Brisbane Airport.

Rolls-Royce pushes back timeline for fixing 787 Trent 1000 issue

Rolls-Royce says the number of Boeing 787s impacted the Trent 1000 engine issue will remain in the double-digits until at least the second quarter of 2020.

Virgin Australia opens applications for engineering apprenticeships

Virgin Australia has opened applications for its aircraft maintenance engineer (AME) apprenticeship program, with the four-year course to begin in 2020.

Air Niugini pitches Port Moresby as regional MRO hub

Air Niugini has established maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility for third-party work at Jacksons International Airport at Port Moresby.

ATSB releases final report into 2017 Jetstar A320 incident
Air Crash Investigations

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has released its final report into a 2017 incident when a Jetstar Airbus A320 was returned to service with one engine's thrust reverser deactivated because a pin was not removed during overnight maintenance.


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