Learjet 12 Year Inspections

Tuesday, October, 28th, 2014 at 6:56 pm by hawkeye-admin

One of the most important things you can do as an owner operator of an airplane is making sure that it is maintained properly, and in a timely manner. This is especially important when looking forward to completing a 12 Year Inspection on the Learjet family of aircraft. Knowing when the inspection is due, how it needs to be conducted, and the impact of performing the inspection on your flight schedule are all key questions [Read More...]

Finding The Right Aircraft Maintenance Shop

Thursday, September, 11th, 2014 at 5:38 pm by hawkeye-admin

Taking your aircraft to the right maintenance shop is one of the most important things you can do as an owner operator. Having access to a facility that not only possesses the right experience, and proper equipment is key to successful, and efficient aircraft operation. Beyond these characteristics, being able to trust the staff at the facility may be the most important quality of all. Hawkeye Aviation not only brings a wealth of experience, while [Read More...]

Having All The Right Things

Tuesday, August, 26th, 2014 at 8:31 pm by hawkeye-admin

Part of providing, any competent, aircraft maintenance is having the right equipment. In this example of a Landing Gear Check conducted for a Phase Inspection on a Lear 45, Hawkeye Aviation has all the right equipment. Hawkeye has a hydraulic mule rated to 3,000 psi, we have aircraft jacks rated to 10 tons each, and we have a force gauge to determine the proper down locking pressure required to lock the landing gear down in [Read More...]

Tis The Season

Friday, June, 20th, 2014 at 7:41 pm by hawkeye-admin

Tis the season for convective weather, and an unfortunate consequence of this kind of weather is aircraft damage due to hail storms. It seems this year’s season started early and has come on with a vengeance. We here at Hawkeye Aviation want you to know that we have you covered if your aircraft encounters hail damage. Hawkeye Aviation has an exceptional staff including Airframe support. We will assess, quote, and repair any such damage to [Read More...]