When you are grounded?call us at +31 854 883 678 or email

"the composite repair experts"

SPECTO Aerospace

specialized in radomes, nacelles and flight controls

Part-145 approved composite repairs

SPECTO is EASA/FAA Part-145 approved to perform certified composite repairs of an extended range (not type-limited) of structural composite aircraft components. SPECTO is able to release composite repairs with an EASA/FAA Dual Release Certificate.

Having a sharp eye for aircraft availability and operations. We understand your need to keep your aircraft flying. We have broad experience with minor, intermediate and depot-level repairs.

Feel free to contact us and find out how we can support you. SPECTO is your partner for both shop and on-site/on-wing repairs and painting. Read more about our Field Repair Team.


SPECTO has a dedicated painting facility of approx. 375m2,  which enables us to perform a range of component paint jobs for you. Whether you have a need for painting an Airbus A320 rudder, Embraer 190 fairing, Cessna Citation radome or smaller parts like landing lights or IDG/APU-Housings, SPECTO is your partner.

Our paintshop is well equipped for cleaning, blasting (both glass and plastic beat), sanding, color measurement and sampling, mixing, painting and polishing.

We are experienced in working with special materials like Anti-Static paint (surface resistance measurement included), Anti-Erosion paint, Fluor Elastomer paint and metallic effect paint, all of course painted to the required thickness (non-destructive layer measurement). Add to this the application of all types Rain Erosion Boots and Aircraft Safety Markings and consider you product is in good hands.

Part-145 approved onsite services

If you require a conditioned on-wing winglet repair or repaint of the complete nose section of your aircraft: call our Field Repair Team ‘when you are grounded’. We provide our customers excellent service in response time, accuracy and good craftsmanship. Structural repairs based on approved maintenance data can be released with an EASA/FAA Dual release certificate.


SPECTO is highly experienced in the following on-wing repairs:

  • structural composite repairs using vacuum hotbonding techniques;
  • controlled abradable engine seal repairs;
  • paint touch-up and repaint of aircraft sections;
  • A/C registration changes;
  • application of safety markings (both template and silkscreen techniques).


conditioned environment in your hangar facility:

To meet the highest level of qualified repairs SPECTO is able to create a temporary conditioned environment in your facility using our excellent Repairs Shelters. Find out how our Repair Shelters not only protect the specialist work performed but also your hangar facility and aircrafts around!



AOG services

SPECTO offers no-nonsense AOG shop, on-wing and exchange support.

AOG, please call: +31 854 883 678 or email

composites repair shelters

SPECTO has developed a MODULAR INFLATABLE REPAIR SHELTER CONCEPT based on a number of onsite jobs our Field Repair Team performed over the years. Whether you require our support for a qualified composite on-wing repair or paint job, we are able to create a temporary Quarantaine Area to meet the required Environmental Conditions, using the Shelters in combination with Heating, Ventilation and Cooling equipment. Our Repair Shelters protects not only the specialist work performed but also your hangar space and aircrafts around!


composites repair shelters

radome RF testing

SPECTO has inhouse capability for radome RF-testing in accordance with MOPS-Minimum Operational Standards of
RTCA-DO213 and most OEM requirements. We have a range of test equipment available including aircraft radar antenna dishes, OEW-guides, standard gainhorns and network analyser test sets for a frequency range of 45MHz up to 20GHz.

  • Transmission Efficiency test (L-, S-, C-, X-, K-band)
  • Side Lobe Level Test
  • Beam Width Test
  • Antenna Pattern test

loan & exchange parts

SPECTO offers exchange/loaner services for most common aircraft radome and fairing parts.
Please send your inquiry to: or call +31 854 883 677.


The high quality standard and capability of SPECTO in quality system, service response time, accuracy and good craftsmanship is covered by several recognized Aerospace Approvals and Certifications:

SPECTO is an EASA, FAA and TCCA Part-145 approved Aircraft Component Maintenance Organization having several C-ratings and is ISO9001:2015 and AS9100-Rev.D certified for manufacturing related activities (Technology-, Space- and Aerospace markets). The AS9100 certification is equivalent to EN 9100:2016 and JISQ 9100-2016.
The Scope of Work and Capability of SPECTO covers an extensive range of composite repairs of structural aircraft components and manufacturing of composite parts for technology systems. SPECTO is able to release its composite repairs to aircraft components and aircraft fuselage repairs with an EASA/FAA/TCCA Triple Release Certificate.

Based on years of high safety and quality scores, SPECTO has a preferential status with the Dutch Civil Aviation Authorities which is laid down in a covenant.

Contact our QA if you have any question:


EASA/Part-145 Approval



14 CFR Part-145 FAA Certificate



CAR 573 Approval


AS9100 Rev.D



ISO 9001:2015