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ap&m Europe 2018
30 - 31/05/2018

Olympia London
London, United Kingdom
Booth E32

News (Archive)

October 2016 - helitech international & MRO Europe 2016


After a successful exhibition appearance on helitech international 2016 in Amsterdam our exhibition team is currently at your disposal for further advice and information on the MRO Europe 2016 in Amsterdam, Netherlands on 18 - 20/10/2016. You can visit and contact us at booth 12-542. We are looking forward to getting to know you.

helitech 2016

helitech international 2016

helitech 2016

MRO Europe 2016

Website of helitech international
Website of MRO Europe

July 2016 - Iftar-Dinner MSI Dubai

As a yearly tradition during Ramadan, MSI Dubai employees gathered for Iftar–Dinner.

June 2016 - MSI congratulates its employee Mrs. Elbert

MSI congratulates its employee Mrs. Silke Elbert (Manager, Business Development, 2nd from the right) to her 15 years of service with the company.

We are very happy and thankful to have such a loyal and pleasant colleague on board. She contributed significantly to our company's success. We wish her many more years on our team.

June 2016 - ap&m Europe 2016

Currently the MSI exhibition team is at your disposal for further advice and information on the ap&m 2016 in London, United Kingdom on 01 - 02/06/2016. You can visit and contact us at booth B47. We are looking forward to getting to know you.

Website of ap&m Europe

April 2016 - Aircraft interiors EXPO 2016

Our friendly and charming team was again well prepared to meet an interested and qualified audience from all over the world on our new designed booth.

We are very excited about the many conversations and contacts we had on this exhibition and we hope to see you at the ap&m in London (01 - 02/06/2016).

Website of Aircraft interiors EXPO

March 2016 - DOT Hydrostatic Requalification facility is fully operative

MSI is proud to announce that we have completed all necessary steps and the final DOT audit. We are now an official DOT Hydrostatic Requalification facility.

We have the capability to hydrostatically test reservoirs (3A, 3AA, 3AL, 3HT, 4D, 4DA, 4DS and special permits) between 100 and 11000 psi.
Furthermore we have the possibility to perform pressure tests on other equipment as needed up to 11000 psi.

Automatic filling system MSI also offers complete overhauls and refill/recharge on almost all CO2, N2, and CO2/N2 mixture reservoirs. Our new full automatic filling station can fill to a 2 gram tolerance.

Further links:

Direct link to our DOT approval

December 2015 - New Adams Rite test bench operational

Today we have successfully establish our test bench for Adams Rite thermostat and flow activation units to guarantee the best service and TAT for our valued customer Emirates Airlines and its A380 fleet.

December 2015 - Training completed

With Mr. Marco Marchlewski and Mr. Sinisa Grandic, who have received the Aircraft Maintenance Inspector’s License from the German Civil Aviation Authorities (LBA) for the PW 100 Engine Series. MSI is proud to announce, that we now have four licensed inspectors to cover maintenance activities on these engines.

November 2015 – Dubai Airshow

Dubai Airshow

General Konsul Currently we are at your disposal for further advise and information on the Dubai Airshow 2015 in Dubai, UAE on 08 - 12/11/2015. You can visit and contact us at booth 512 (German Pavilion). Our exhibition team is looking forward to getting to know you.

His Highness, Sheik Muhammad bin Rashid Al Maktum HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai visits the German Pavillion at Dubai Airshow and our Founder and CEO Marga Blivier had the opportunity to meet and talk to him.

Further links:

Website of Dubai Airshow

October 2015 - Farewell ceremony

After 17 years of tireless and exceptionally dedicated service to the MSI facility in Dubai, a farewell ceremony was held in honor of our PR Manager Parvez Janjua, who had reached his retirement age and will return to a well deserved "calmer" future in his home country.

The ceremony was attended by his family as well as MSI's CEO, the Management and staff of MSI Dubai.

October 2015 - MRO Europe 2015

Right after the exhibition Helitech international 2015 where we had the opportunity to meet many interesting people, our exhibition team is ready for the first day of MRO Europe 2015 in London and is looking forward to getting to know you at our booth no. 341.

With key industry exhibitors and 5,000+ attendees from over 80 countries, MRO Europe is the best place to test and purchase new MRO solutions and services!

Website of MRO Europe

October 2015 - Helitech international 2015

Currently we are at your disposal for further advice and information on the Helitech international 2015 in London, United Kingdom on 06 - 08/10/2015.
You can visit and contact us at booth G03.

Helitech International is Europe's largest helicopter exhibition dedicated to helicopter products, parts, accessories and services. The show brings together leading manufacturers, suppliers, operators, buyers and engineers in the industry.

Website of Helitech international

August 2015 - MSI congratulates its employees Mr. Burgio and Mr. Becker

MSI congratulates its employees Mr. Alessandro Burgio (Supervisor Logistics, centre of the photo) to his 15 years and Mr. Ingo Becker (Manager Human Resources, first from the left) to his 10 years of service with the company.

We are very happy and thankful to have such loyal and pleasant colleagues on board. Both contributed significantly to our company's success. We wish both of them many more years on our team.

June 2015 - J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge 2015 in Frankfurt

Again this year, some of MSIs staff took part in the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge 2015 in Frankfurt. This 5.6-km running event is open for groups of employees from organizations within the business and public sectors. With over 70,000 runners the event in Frankfurt is the biggest of the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge Series. This event takes place every year in many cities all over the world (e.g. Johannesburg, New York, Shanghai and Sidney).

Further links:

Website of J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge

May 2015 - ap&m Europe 2015

This year at ap&m Europe 2015 our friendly team is ready for the first day of the exhibition. We are looking forward to keep in touch with our valued customers and develop potential new business.

Further links:

Website of ap&m

April 2015 - Girls'Day at MSI

This year we welcomed another young lady for the Girls´Day 2015. Emily Han got a detailed inside look into a men dominated job.

On this special day Emily Han had a chance to get an inside view on our aviation business and especially the logistic department, which is usually characterized by male dominance. She started her day getting an overview on our portfolio and some information about the aviation industry in general.

On her day internship she was able to work in the receiving area while getting a first impression of the MSI warehouse management system. She successfully preformed all her tasks in the aviation logistic sector.

Further links:

Webiste of Girls'Day

April 2015 - Aircraft Interiors Expo 2015

AIX 2015

While an exciting MRO Middle East 2015 has come to an end, we are organizing our upcoming fair appearance at Aircraft Interiors Expo 2015 in Hamburg. This exhibition will take place from 14/ to 16/04/2015.

Our exhibition team is looking forward to meet you at booth 6A70 and will give all visitors a warm welcome.

MEBA 2014 MSI booth Update 14/04/2015:

Prior to the first rush our exhibition team is again well prepared to meet an interested and qualified audience from all over the world on our new designed booth.

Further links:

Website of Aircraft Interiors Expo
MSIs' exhibitor information on website of Aircraft Interiors Expo

March 2015 - Electronica

Our MSI team joined together with our partner Staco Systems the exhibition Electronica in Munich. Electronica is the leading international trade fair for electronic components, systems and applications.

Further links:

Website of Electronica

February 2015 - MSI Dubai IACOBUCCI repair workshop is fully operative

MSI Dubai established an authorized IACOBUCCI repair workshop for the Middle East region.

The capability includes coffee makers, espresso makers and trash compactors.
In February, Dubai shop released the first Iacobucci Espresso maker P/N HFE95-20D10 that belongs to a VIP aircraft after successfully repairing multiple failures on the unit. Promotional efforts are ongoing to extend the Iacobucci capability customer base to enable operators a quick service in their vicinity.

Further links:

Website of IACOBUCCI

February 2015 - New survival workshop

Survival Shop

In our continuous efforts to extend our services for our valued customers, we have established a fully operative workshop for maintaining survival equipment over the last months.
With our brand new 15.000 square feet shop as well as the experienced and OEM trained staff, we are ready to overhaul also major quantities in a world-class TAT.

Further links:

Survival Workshop

February 2015 - FAA approval for Ruesselsheim


Beside the already existing FAA approval for our Dubai facility, MSI has now also the approval to certify with FAA 8130-3 in Ruesselsheim.

Further links:


February 2015 - MRO Middle East 2015

MRO Middle East 2015

After our successful exhibition at MEBA in December 2014, we are currently preparing our appearance at MRO Middle East - the region's leading MRO exhibition and conference for commercial aviation maintenance. The exhibition will be held from 02 - 03/02/2015 at the Dubai World Trade Center.

Our exhibition team will be at your disposal at booth 804 and is looking forward to getting to know you.

Further links:

Website of MRO Middle East

January 2015 - MSI Dubai established capabilities for ATG and FTI equipment


Shortly after establishing the capability to repair and modify the electrical ATG window shades, Dubai shop has modified and repaired more than fifty of these units.
As these shades are high end technology, they are found in the upper class compartments of the A380, A350, A319, B777 and VIP aircraft.

FTI manufactures video recording and surveillance systems on high end aircraft. MSI Dubai workshop has established the capability of updating the DVR and proceeding to have a full repair capability. The shop has managed to do multiple software updates on DVR’s and promoting this capability to other regional operators.

Further links:

Website of ATG

December 2014 - Season's greetings

As the Holiday Season is upon us, we find ourselves reflecting on the past year and on those who have helped us shape our business.

We value our relationship with you and look forward to working with you in the year to come.

We wish you a Happy Holiday Season and a New Year filled with Peace and Prosperity.

December 2014 - MSI received „Authorised Specialist Partner – Airline Specialist“ certificate

Today MSI received the certificate „Authorised Specialist Partner – Airline Specialist“. The contract was signed in July 2014. MSI has been awarded by Sennheiser for the successful long term partnership, represented by Mathias Koehler, Senior Regional Sales Manager EMEA N/E Aviation.

Sennheiser and MSI completed the yearly review and set the goals and event planning for the upcoming year 2015.

We are looking forward to even further to extend our coorporation with future projects.

Further links:

Website of Sennheiser electronic GmbH & Co. KG (Aviation Headsets)

December 2014 - MEBA 2014


By the end of the year 2014 MSI will exhibit on MEBA from 08 - 10/12/2014. You can visit and contact us at booth 335.

MEBA is produced by F&E Aerospace, a division of F&E, on behalf of MEBAA - the Middle East and North Africa Business Aviation Association.
F&E Aerospace is one of the most influential names in the aerospace industry's event sector; producing events such as the Dubai Airshow and MEBA.
MEBAA was founded to be the principle forum for gathering, understanding and communicating the needs and benefits of business aviation within the Middle East to businesses, governments and media worldwide.

MEBA 2014 MSI booth Update 10/12/2014:

We already had the opportunity to met several interesting contacts of major customers on day one. We also met OEMs and discussed further opportunities for the Middle East market and we hope to sign agreements during rest of the fair.
Currently we are still at your disposal for further advice and information until the end of the day at booth 335.

Further links:

Website of MEBA

November 2014 - Cooperation between MSI and FTI Engineering Network GmbH

Logo FTI

FTI Engineering Network GmbH appointed MSI Aircraft Maintenance Services International GmbH & Co. KG to act as the exclusive service provider in the Middle East / Africa, the Russian Federation and the CIS countries. According to this appointment, a product and service agreement was signed.

FTI Engineering Network GmbH is specializing in aircraft video systems for security, entertainment and maintenance and has more than twelve years of experience in providing technical solutions in aviation industry.

Further links:

News on website of FTI Engineering Network GmbH

October 2014 - MSI supports repairs of IACOBUCCI Espresso Machines

MSI is proud to announce the repair support of IACOBUCCI Espresso Machines.

This is another milestone in expanding our capabilities in business and regional markets.

IACOBUCCI is an Italian aeronautical enterprise, which, for more than forty years, is committed to the research, development, production, certification, distribution and support of cabin products for private and commercial aircrafts.

Further links:

Website of IACOBUCCI

October 2014 - MRO Europe Aviation Week / New MSI website, parts search and image video

MRO Europe

Currently we are at your disposal for further advice and information on the MRO Europe Aviation Week 2014 in Madrid, Spain on 08 - 09/10/2014.
You can visit and contact us at booth 658.

Right in time for the MRO Europe, MSI relaunched its web site with a new layout, improved structure and stronger focus on the relevant information about the provided capabilities and services.

Furthermore you can find our new image video under the link "Public Relations" on the right side or you can use the link below this news.

MRO Europe Fair Team Update 09/10/2014:

Our exhibition team - ready for the last day of MRO Europe in Madrid.

Update 10/10/2014:

We are very excited about the many interesting conversational partners we had on this exhibition.

Further links:

Image video of MSI
MSI Parts Search
Website of MRO Europe

July 2014 - MSI Team joins the Opel Run 2014

2380 Runners started last evening (10/07/2014) on the 5 km long street course.

The Opel (General Motors) Run is a yearly Fun Run and gives teams and companies the chance to come together to support team work and fitness. Many local companies and groups support this yearly event in Ruesselsheim and use it not only for motivating their employees, but also for supporting the community.

MSI had 4 runners in the starting Line-up this year. Unfortunately due to a heavy thunderstorm the Award Ceremony and “After Run Party” had to be canceled.

Further links:

Website of Opel Run 2014 (available only in German)

May 2014 - Staco Systems and MSI sign distributorship agreement

Staco Systems

We are proud to announce that Staco Systems and MSI signed a distributorship agreement on 19/05/2014 to link their competences and beeing more flexible and reliable in the aviation market.

Staco Systems, founded in 1958, is the world's leading provider of dependable Human-Machine Interface solutions. The company started it's business with lighted pushbutton display switches and the product suite is continually expanding (e.g. rugged keypads, electronic controllers and edge-lit panels).

Staco Systems Handshake David Wilson (Staco Systems, Vice President of Sales) and Tim Tartsch (MSI, Vice President Commercial) are sealing the signed agreement by a handshake.

Further links:

Website of Staco Systems

April 2014 - Aircraft interiors EXPO Hamburg

AIX 2014

AIX 2014 - MSI booth Our friendly and charming team made use of an opportune moment on the AIX 2014 to develop potential new business and kept in touch with our valued customers.

We are very excited about the many conversations and contacts we had on this exhibition.

Further links:

Website of Aircraft interiors EXPO

March 2014 - Girls'Day at MSI

Also this year MSI provided a young Lady the possibility to get an impression of our business and capabilities. Fabiene Hodinj joined us on March 27th to take a look behind the scenes.

Fabiene started with the Sales Team in the morning, whereas Lisa Schneider, Account Manager Sales, provided an overview of our portfolio and some information about the aviation industry in general. Afterwards Fabiene received the chance to gather information within our Ruesselsheim Engine Shop as well as Electronic Repair Shop. In the afternoon the colleagues in our Logistic Centre completed the quick overview for Fabiene.

Further links:

Official Website of Girls'Day

November 2013 – Dubai Airshow

Dubai Airshow

General Konsul General Konsul Klaus Ranner visited the MSI booth at the Dubai Airshow. (From left: Oliver Gessert (Franke Managing Director), General Konsul Klaus Ranner, Marga Blivier (MSI CEO) and Juergen Hinkel (MSI General Manager))

His Highness, Sheik Muhammad bin Rashid Al Maktum His Highness, Sheik Muhammad bin Rashid Al Maktum visiting German Pavillion at Dubai Airshow.

MSI and Reheat MSI and Reheat joined together the Booth at the Dubai Airshow to start our new Cooperation in Dubai/Jebel Ali. (From left: Marga Blivier (MSI CEO) with Neil Watkins (Reheat Managing Director))

Further links:

Website of Dubai Airshow

September 2013 - MSI Head Office starts with operation of Sennheiser Headsets Repair Shop

Sennheiser Headsets Repair Shop

MSI in Ruesselsheim received the EASA-145 approval after on site audit by the German Airworthiness Authorities (LBA) for the Sennheiser Headset workshop.

The Shop will provide Repair, Overhaul, Modification, Warranty-Repair, Sales and Exchange for Sennheiser Aviation Headsets to Airlines and Operators.

Further links:

Electronics Workshop Ruesselsheim

August 2013 - MSI and Reheat International sign agreement

MSI Aircraft Maintenance Services International (MSI) and Reheat International have signed an agreement to jointly repair aircraft galley equipment, such as ovens, coffee makers, water heaters and boilers, at MSI's Dubai repair facility located in Jebel Ali, Dubai.

In addition to adding Reheat’s specialist repair capability and expertise to the existing MSI MRO facility, the company will also position an exchange pool of ovens, coffee makers and water boilers there to support AOG and exchange requirements for customers in the Middle East and surrounding region.

The new joint galley equipment repair shop is approved by EASA, FAA and GCAA and is expected to be fully operational by 1st October 2013.

Further links:

News on arabianaerospace.aero
Website of Reheat International

July 2013 - MSI Moscow workshop went fully operative


The OOO MSI Facility in Moscow, Russia received the EASA-145 approval after the successful onsite audit by the German Airworthiness Authorities (LBA) for the battery and headset workshop in July 2013.

Our repair capabilities include:

  • Sennheiser Headsets
  • Batteries and Emergency Power Packs of various OEMs

Further to the added repair capabilities, OOO MSI holds significant stock levels of Batteries, Headsets, Oxygen Bottles and Fire Extinguishers to further improve our support of the CIS customers.

OOO MSI is also ISO 9001 certified. Our central location provides us the flexibility to reach all international airports in Moscow to react in the shortest possible timeframe to customer needs.

Further links:

Capabilities Moscow

January 2013 - Lord Mayor from city of Ruesselsheim, Mr. Patrick Burghardt, visits MSI

Lord Mayor visits MSI

Lord Mayor, Mr. Patrick Burghardt from our hometown Ruesselsheim visited MSI on 14. January 2013.

We gave him an overview of all MSI business units and locations. He was very interested in the commercial development of the organization and the technical part of our engine and component workshop.

Dezember 2012 - MSI GmbH & Co. KG reached “known consignor” status in Germany


MSI GmbH & Co. KG has been certified by the German Federal Aviation Office (Luftfahrt-Bundesamt LBA), as Known Consignor (see regulations (EC) 300/2008). From now on we are registered in the European Regulated Agents and Known Consignors Database (RAKCD). The registry number is: DE/KC/00625-01/1217

By achieving this state MSI shows its continuous ambition to improve its processes relevant to Security and Customer Service.
The objective of this program is to protect passengers, aircrew, airport personnel, and the public from acts of unlawful interference with civil aviation. The security controls applied to all air cargo are designed to provide reasonable assurance that it does not contain unauthorized weapons, explosives or other prohibited articles, which may be used to commit an act of unlawful interference against the security of civil aviation.
As the new regulations will be effective in March 2013 MSI will still be able to serve its customers in a fast way, will have a financial benefit (no screening necessary) and will improve its security standards.

Further links:

Warehouse Management

November 2012 - MSI wins distributorship for WAMCO INC. lighting products


Wamco recognizes MSI Aircraft Maintenance Services International as an authorized distributor and reseller of Wamco’s OL, ML, and WL products. Wamco’s strength is in lighting components and materials technologies for light management. We would like to offer innovative and exclusive products such as incandescent readout displays (KW) to our customers. Therefor MSI will start to ramp up their stock on the following Wamco products:

  • Incandescent Lamps
  • Halogen Lamps
  • Navigation and anti collision lamps
  • Readout displays
  • Panel mount indicators
  • LED Lighting products
  • Optical products

August 2012 - Increase of Stabilus Stock at MSI, Ruesselsheim


Due to increasing demand for Stabilus products, MSI has expanded its Stabilus stock level to cover the whole range of products with lead-times going to zero. During the past six months, more than 20 new customers have procured Stabilus Gas Springs (Dampers) from MSI.

July 2012 - Harness Shop


MSI marked another milestone in regard to its portfolio in establishing a harness shop at the Rüsselsheim HQ facility.
A major project of this new activity is custom-tailored cable assembly for Electronic Flight Bags (EFB)

July 2012 - Opening of a new MSI facility in Moscow, Russia


Since many years Russia and its airlines/MROs have been among our satisfied customers.OOO MSI has registered its Moscow subsidiary as a Limited Liability Company end of June 2012. The office is located next to AviaStar, which has been appointed as the Sales office for MSI services in Russia and the CIS states.

We are in the process of setting up a work shop for electrical components.

July 2012 - MSI wins distributorship for Magnus Power


Magnus Power is a manufacturer of:

  • Frequency Converters
  • Uninterruptable Power Supplies (UPS)
  • Emergency Lighting Inverters
  • Ground Power Units (GPUs)
  • Electrical Power Systems

July 2012 - New Repair Capabilities at Engine Shop Ruesselsheim


MSI has added a variety of additional capabilities. You can find an overview on the current capabilities after clicking on this link

May 2012 - New MSI Warehouse/Logistic Center is now operative


MSI has completed the move to its new Warehouse/Logistic Center in Ruesselsheim. This is part of the global new logistics solutions by MSI.

  • MSI now operates global warehouses with about 20.000 square feet of warehouse space
  • The facilities have special areas for the storage of dangerous goods and also temperature controlled areas

April 2012 - Girls day at MSI


Traditionally the last Thursday in April is the Girls day in Germany.

This year MSI provided a young Lady for the first time the possibility to take a look behind the scenes in the industry, prior to her personal job decision. Our “Girl” Rebecca Hummel received a warm welcome and short Company Overview by Volker Mueller, Manager, Purchasing, Sales & Repairs , including some general background information regarding the Aviation Industry, Safety and Processes as well as a complete Site Tour.

Our Customer Support Manager Wolfram Schwaerzel showed her our Engine Shop and explained the detailed test procedure for Engine Fuel Nozzles.

In the afternoon Rebecca was transferred to our Supervisor for Customs Handling Alessandro Burgio within our new Logistics Center, who provided her a rundown for the receiving/Shipping steps as well as the related customs export– and import procedures.

Rebecca felt the day at MSI was really fun:
“ The most impressing were the Engines, which are very small compared to the Aircrafts, but still provide the Power/Thrust to fly”!

This participation in the Girls Day was for MSI also a new experience. We plan to do it next year again.

March 2012 - Reorganization of our engine workshop


MSI successfully reorganized its engine workshop according EASA Part 145.

Mr. Dietmar Wiegand joined MSI, Ruesselsheim on 01/03/2012 as Maintenance Manager for the Engine Repair Shop with more than 33 years work experience in the aviation industry in various positions. He maintained Airframes, Engines, Electrics and Avionics of Bell Helicopters for 19 Years in the beginning of his career. The last 14 years Dietmar worked for Lufthansa Technik AERO, Alzey, in several functions up to licensed inspector. He has a strong knowledge and experience with PW100 and PW150 Series Engines, CF34 Series GE Turbofan Engines and QEC Kits of Fokker 50, Bombardier CRJ and Biz Jet and PW 901A APUs. He holds an Aircraft Maintenance Engineers License from the German Civil Aviation Authorities (LBA / EASA).

MSI is capable to support with:

  • Borescope inspection on site
  • Technical engine support with „On-Site Technicians“
  • Hot section-repair in shop and/or on site
  • ECTM analyses
  • Engine spare parts supply
  • Engine Sales
  • Fuel nozzle overhaul and exchanges
  • Leading Edges overhaul and exchanges
  • QEC-Kit repair and overhaul
  • Non Destructive Testing on engine and airframe
  • Training