The aircraft maintenance division of Field Air has experienced personnel to carry out routine and overhaul maintenance on general aviation, piston and turbine aircraft including Air Tractor turbine Aircraft.

The Air Tractor range is designed for minimum maintenance. The PT6 turbine power plant is a proven reliable and long term engine.

Today, the maintenance division employees in excess of fifteen engineers including a Chief Engineer, eight Licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (LAME’s),as well as a team of  Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (AME’s) and a number of apprentices.

In addition to working on Field Air’s own fleet of aircraft, maintenance staff also handle the assembly and modification of Air Tractor aircraft for our Dealership activities.  In addition, Field Air maintains a substantial fleet of training aircraft (including C172 Skyhawks and PA44 Seminoles) for the local Ballarat based STAA flight school.

Field Air Maintenance is also licensed to conduct Weight & Balance of aircraft, Hot Section Inspections on  PT6A turbine engines and to issue Certificates of Airworthiness.

Activities Include

Air Tractor Assembly, Modification, Repair & Overhaul

PT6A Engine Maintenance

General Aviation Maintenance

Engineer Training

Special Projects & Restorations

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