WICHITA, Kan. (AP) – A federal lawsuit filed against Textron Aviation alleges a drill bit left during repair of a single-engine Cessna aircraft is responsible for the 2015 crash in Arkansas that caused minor injuries to the pilot and destroyed the new aircraft. The complaint filed Friday by Mid-Continent Aircraft Read more »

Two people were killed when a small plane crashed through the roof of a children’s therapy center in a warehouse district near Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport on Saturday, officials said. The victims, who have not yet been identified, were the pilot and a passenger. Their names were not expected to Read more »

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A FedEx plane caught fire Friday afternoon at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Broward Sheriff’s Office Department of Fire Rescue spokesman Mike Jachles said firefighters were called to the airport shortly before 6 p.m. after smoke was seen coming from the plane. A photo sent to Local 10 Read more »

In my opinion, the efforts by OEMs to limit our access to data has become the most important topic for all independent FAA repair stations. The FAA has been enforcing non-compliance with 14 CFR. § 145.109(d) when repair stations can’t verify or obtain current maintenance data but have done nothing Read more »

            As Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) continue to turn the screws on operators and independent repair stations, it’s impossible to ignore the significant savings Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) replacement parts provide. That’s not even considering the advantages of stock availability and superior design. The stigma Read more »

    Compressed Gas Systems is attending the NBAA in Orlando, FL. Please stop by our booth #960 to meet us and learn about our services. Associates from our Los Alamitos, CA and Ft. Lauderdale, FL office will be on hand to meet with you. The owner of CGS, Brian Read more »

Compressed Gas Systems is profoundly saddened by the painful news of the airplane crash at Downtown Greenville Airport. Our thoughts are with the families of John Caswell and Stephan Fox who lost their lives and we wish for a full recovery of the passengers who were onboard the aircraft. Coroner Read more »

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A passenger on a plane that crashed into a Pacific lagoon on Friday said the flight attendants were panicking and he saw water pouring through a hole in the side of the plane before he was able to escape. Local boats helped rescue all 47 Read more »

Aleena, the CGS office Husky is excited to share our brand-new facility in Los Alamitos, CA with you! She will take you for a walk through our 8200 square foot shop and office space currently in production.  She’s likely not as excited as her humans about the new state of the Read more »

Dear Customer and Vendors, Thank you for your contribution to the success of Compressed Gas Systems!  We are pleased to announce the expansion of both CGS facilities. Our headquarters and California repair station will move to Los Alamitos, CA on September 17, 2018. Our facility in Ft. Lauderdale has a Read more »