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Momentum Opens New Engineering Facility

On May 8, 2020, Posted by , In Feature, By ,,, , With No Comments

Momentum moves to expanded engineering and modification facility at the Saint Paul Downtown Airport with a growing team

Momentum Completes Dornier Jet Carbon Brake Flight Test Program

Momentum Aeronautics, LLC, has finished yet another carbon brake test at the Mansfield, Ohio Airport. This test program was completed on a Dornier DO-328 jet for Carlisle Brake and Friction in cooperation with Ultimate Jet Charters, LLC. Completion of this test program helped expand Carlisle’s FAA PMA product line of…

Momentum Completes Flight Test Program for Q400 Carbon Brakes

On January 31, 2020, Posted by , In Momentum News, By ,, , With No Comments

Momentum Aeronautics, LLC, is announcing the completion of a flight test program at the Mansfield, Ohio airport in support of an FAA Part Manufacturing Approval (PMA) for an advanced carbon-carbon brake system applicable to Q400 aircraft. The carbon brake system tested for this aircraft will significantly reduce weight while improving…

Featured Team Member: Miguel Diaz-Gomez

On January 31, 2020, Posted by , In Feature, By ,,, , With No Comments

“I’m excited about growing my technical maintenance skills and obtaining my A&P certificate. Personal growth and company growth come hand-in-hand at Momentum.” Watching Miguel excel and grow since joining our group in mid-2019 has been a truly joyful experience. Miguel brings his lifelong interest in aviation and exemplary work ethic…

Featured Team Member: Grant Wallace

“The difference between an average pilot and a good pilot is not his knowledge of airmanship, but his application of it.” Grant joined the Momentum team in 2019 and immediately made great improvements to overall company operations and organization. Grant’s career in flight operations, maintenance, and business growth have proven…

Aircraft Structures International Corp. Awarded STC for Cessna Caravan Re-life With Guidance from Momentum Aeronautics

On June 7, 2019, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With No Comments

Momentum Aeronautics, LLC is excited to announce the completion of an FAA Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) awarded to Aircraft Structures International Corporation (ASIC), located in Enid, OK. The new ASIC “Phoenix Phase II” STC provides for replacement of critical empennage, wing strut and fuselage structure in the airframe of Cessna…

Momentum Aeronautics Celebrates 2-year Anniversary With Gift to Aviation Youth Program

On December 11, 2017, Posted by , In Engineering Services, By , With No Comments

Momentum’s donation supports the Youth Initiative Aviation Academy Momentum is celebrating its two year anniversary with a $1000 donation to the Youth Initiative Aviation Academy (YIAA) located in St. Paul, MN. “The YIAA provides mentorship and educational opportunities to youth from the most challenged parts of our society,” said Kyle…

First E-Coat Primer Process Used in an FAA Certified Production Process

On November 9, 2017, Posted by , In Engineering Services, By , With No Comments

Momentum Aeronautics, LLC Supports Air Tractor, Inc. With Electrocoat Primer FAA Process Approval   Momentum was recently recognized at an open house event in Olney, TX at Air Tractor’s production facility. Momentum Aero received an award from Air Tractor President Jim Hirsch for engineering and FAA approval support of the aircraft…