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Roughly 25 gallons of foam mixture was used in the simulation, creating about 10 feet of soap bubbles throughout the hangar.
Airlines, regulators, airports scramble to allay safety concerns
FTV2 “experienced an in-flight flameout of the right engine following high vibration and high inter turbine temperature (ITT) readings.”
Failures upon re-entry into atmosphere create wide fields of debris in well-traveled airways
Gaining approval for kits is not straight forward and they have previously had to be provided from the U.S.
Its integral health monitoring (IHM) proximity sensors can detect when a sensor has been damaged or otherwise affected.
Last year, 37 people died in 30 crashes of GA airplanes, microlights and helicopters, compared with 64 deaths in 46 mishaps in 2015.
The issue arose when FSDOs had differing interpretations of FAR 135.163(f), which outlines electrical power requirements for single-engine aircraft.
There are steps operators can take to help ensure the safety of their aircraft when it's out of their hands.
Action stems from NTSB safety recommendation outlined in its final report of the GIV that crashed on takeoff from Massachusett’s Bedford-Hanscom Field.