Active fire protection

Jul 29, 2011 - 12:55 PM
Air-Care International’s Facts training division has added a new simulator to its stable of cabin safety training devices, an in-flight fire trainer.
Feb 24, 2010 - 11:09 AM
The FAA has issued a request for comments on a final rule for an <link http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2010/2010-3223.htm>Airworthiness Directive</link> (AD)
Jan 26, 2010 - 5:24 AM
The FAA is seeking comments on an Airworthiness Directive aimed at contaminated Halon 1211 used in some handheld cabin fire extinguishers.
Nov 11, 2009 - 10:26 AM
The FAA is issuing an update of advisory circular AC 20-42D: Hand Fire Extinguishers for Use in Aircraft.
Sep 1, 2009 - 7:18 AM
The National Fire Protection Association’s technical committee on airport facilities has dropped a proposed requirement for automatic sprinkler systems in
Jul 28, 2008 - 11:51 AM
The manufacturer of portable halon fire extinguishers targeted for mandatory replacement said the units involved “do not represent a safety problem,” even
Oct 11, 2007 - 5:21 AM
Nearly 40,000 Kidde Aerospace halon fire extinguishers will have to be removed from service, under a proposed airworthiness directive.
Feb 1, 2007 - 5:56 AM
Kidde portable fire extinguishers that have been determined to be faulty must be replaced in some 39,000 aircraft, according to a recent AD.
Oct 17, 2006 - 10:30 AM
A single report of a miswired APU fire-extinguishing bottle on a Citation X (C750) has prompted a proposed AD to require placing identification sleeves on
Sep 29, 2006 - 11:28 AM
Halon fire-extinguishing agents have been used for many years to protect valuable electronics, oil and gas production facilities, military systems, aircraf