U.S. Repair Stations Face New Challenge On Parts Traceability

aircraft on ground
U.S.-based repair shops are getting pushback on an accepted parts-approval method that supports European operators.
Credit: Airbus
Several years ago, as part of periodic changes to the maintenance annex guidance (MAG) that underpins the Bilateral Aviation Safety Agreement (BASA) between the European Union and the U.S., Europe introduced new documentation requirements for certain parts. Specifically, new parts subject to a dual...

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