Chinese maintenance operator Ameco, owned by Air China and Lufthansa, has been suspended from all activities except line maintenance following repeated, alleged safety violations involving Air China aircraft. In a July 3 notice addressed to Air China, the CAAC required Beijing-based Ameco to report a plan to correct its faults within seven days. The CAAC cited three safety violations discovered since October 2017. The latest, discovered on June 28, prompted the agency to take ...

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