Lear 45 Landing Gear Capability Announced by Aerospace Turbine Rotables, Inc.

Wichita, KS, March 31, 2015 – Aerospace Turbine Rotables, Inc. (AeTR), a wholly owned subsidiary of First Aviation Services Inc., announces that it has received FAA certification to perform major inspections and overhauls on the main and nose landing gear for the Bombardier Lear 45.

The Lear 45 capability adds to AeTR’s existing expertise in King Air, Beechjet, Premier, Gulfstream, Challenger, T-6 Texan II, Global Express, Pilatus, Citation, Twin Commander, Fairchild and Piper.  AeTR is a recognized leader in the repair and overhaul of landing gear for some of the world’s most popular FAA certified aircraft in corporate and military applications.

“We are really proud to be the first independent MRO to support the  Bombardier Lear 45. This is a popular and growing market and fits perfectly with our current customer base.” says Dave Seavey, Vice President and General Manager of AeTR.  “We have our own cores and have also been working with third parties to expand the exchange core pool for our customers.” 

About Aerospace Turbine Rotables Inc. (www.turbinerotables.com)

Aerospace Turbine Rotables, Inc. (AeTR), a subsidiary of First Aviation Services Inc., has over 40 years’ experience as an FAA and EASA certified repair station in the repair and overhaul of various aircraft system components, primarily serving the corporate, paramilitary and military

markets. AeTR’s extensive repair and overhaul capabilities include Landing Gear Systems, Struts & Actuators, Wheels and Brakes, Hydraulic Power Packs, Flap Actuators, Motors & Gear Boxes, Flight Control Actuators, Beacons, Landing Lights, Emergency Power Supplies, Strobe Lights,

Power Supplies, Tach Generators, Voltage Regulators, Oxygen & Fire Bottles Hydrostatic AnchorTesting, Crew Masks & Oxygen Regulators, Control Surfaces, and other advanced composite and metal bond repairs. AeTR is also a certified Stratoflex hose distributor.


About First Aviation Services Inc. (www.firstaviation.com)

First Aviation Services Inc. (FAvS), located in Westport, Connecticut, is a leading provider of repair and overhaul, rotables management and related engineering services to the aviation industry worldwide. FAvS’ principal operating subsidiaries are Aerospace Turbine Rotables, Inc.

(AeTR) in Wichita, Kansas, and Piedmont Propulsion Systems, LLC (PPS) in Winston - Salem,  \North Carolina. FAvS also owns a minority interest in Aerospace Products International, Inc., based in Memphis, Tennessee. More information about FAvS and its subsidiaries may be found on the company’s website, www.firstaviation.com.



Dave Seavey, Vice President / General Manager

Aerospace Turbine Rotables, Inc.

+1 (316) 943 -6100

[email protected]



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