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Banyan Receives New FAA Repair Station Certificate

By | August 17th, 2016|Avionics, Maintenance, News|

Banyan Receives New FAA Repair Station Certificate Banyan Air Service Maintenance and Avionics is now one combined repair station, MRO Services. Gary Justice from the FAA recently gave Don Campion, Greg Laabs, and Lou Homsher the official documentation to merge Banyan’s individual repair station certificates. Previously, we had been using one repair station certificate for [...]

Banyan Obtains Paraguayan and Bolivian Repair Station Certificates

By | March 21st, 2016|Avionics, Maintenance|

Banyan Obtains Paraguayan and Bolivian Repair Station Certificates   Banyan Air Service is an authorized FAA and EASA repair station. In addition, we have earned avionics and maintenance repair station approvals from many other countries. Banyan recently obtained the Repair Station Certificates for Paraguay and Bolivia. This makes 12 foreign repair station certificates that Banyan [...]

Banyan First in SE to Complete Challenger 604 FANS-1A Install

By | March 18th, 2016|Avionics, Maintenance|

Banyan is First in the Southeast to Complete a Challenger 604 FANS-1A Installation   Banyan Air Service has completed its first Challenger 604 FANS-1A installation. This is the first installation of FANS 1-A in the southeast region of the United States using the Rockwell Collins STC for the Challenger 604. The Rockwell Collins STC was [...]

2014 Maintenance and Avionics Accomplishments

By | December 30th, 2014|Avionics, Maintenance|

Banyan Air Service celebrated its 35th anniversary this year and gained many new accomplishments. The Banyan Maintenance team added the Challenger 605, Falcon 900EX, HondaJet, and CJ4 to their repair station certification and the Hawker 800 XP and 850 XP to their Chilean Repair Station Certification. Along with becoming a service center for the HondaJet, [...]

Meeting an Aeronautical Legend

By | March 25th, 2014|Maintenance|

By: David Sylvester Banyan Air Service Technical Sales   It is almost 2 PM Pacific Time as the aircraft turns on final to commence the approach for landing at Seattle Tacoma International in Washington. Moments later, our pilot places the Boeing 737-800 smoothly onto the land of its birth, Boeing Field, being only minutes from [...]

On Wings of Hope Movie Premier

By | May 28th, 2013|FBO Services, Maintenance|

Thank you to the PACTEC group and filmmaker Pascal Depuhl for premiering On Wings of Hope at Banyan.Paul Rose, David Rask, Timothy Chase, Christopher Hallam, Daniel Juzi, Pascal Depuhl On April 8, Banyan was honored to host film maker, Pascal Depuhl for his movie premiere, On Wings of Hope. The 15-minute film is [...]

AMT Day Luncheon at Banyan

By | May 24th, 2013|Avionics, Maintenance|

Banyan celebrated its 8th annual AMT Day on Friday, May 24, 2013.  This annual event pays tribute to Charles E. Taylor, the first Aircraft Maintenance Technician (AMT), who built Orville and Wilbur Wright’s engine.  It is also a day that Banyan uses to honor its Aircraft Maintenance Technicians, Avionics Team and Parts team for their [...]

Smoke In The Cockpit

By | April 15th, 2013|Avionics, Maintenance|

Watching a smoke in the cockpit demonstration at Banyan Air Service where a mock cockpit is quickly consumed with smoke sent a chill down my spine. My first thought went to when I was 16 years old and an electrical fire behind the dashboard of my car instantly filled the car with smoke. I could [...]

Where do you buy your aircraft parts?

By | January 31st, 2013|Maintenance|

The Parts Solutions team at Banyan can locate almost any part, for any aircraft, at the most competitive prices. Are you purchasing from reputable, reliable sources? Does your current supplier provide traceability and warranty? Can your suppliers manage your requests in a timely manner? If you purchase aircraft parts and components you know [...]

Banyan Named EVAS Sales and Service Center

By | January 18th, 2013|Avionics, Maintenance|

Banyan's Alvie Barron prepares to experience the EVAS simulator which is now in Banyan's lobby and ready for demonstrations. Banyan Air Service and VisionSafe have entered into an agreement,  naming Banyan an Emergency Vision Assurance System (EVAS) Sales and Service Center for the Southeast United States. EVAS is an FAA tested and certified [...]

Maintenance Update – Raisbeck

By | January 4th, 2013|Maintenance|

Thanks to our friends at Raisbeck Engineering for providing two King Air models and a Crown Wing Locker display for our lobby. Pilots and passengers enjoy looking at the display and seeing the extra room the lockers provide for storing luggage, business cargo and sports equipment. Raisebeck Crown Lockers are available for the entire Beechcraft [...]

Lear 31A Modifications

By | October 31st, 2012|Maintenance|

Recently the Banyan maintenance team completed a ZR LITE Performance System and added Raisbeck Aft Fuselage Lockers on a Lear 31A.   The ZR Lite Performance System enables the aircraft to fly higher, faster and farther, while consistently saving 5-14% in fuel. The main element of this modification is a re-contoured trailing edge [...]