Airworthiness Directive

May 2, 2008 - 10:59 AM
The last few months have been difficult for a number of aviation players.
May 2, 2008 - 8:07 AM
The European Aviation Safety Agency has granted approval of a recent FAA-approved rotor blade tape installation STC for Robinson R22s and R44s.
Apr 29, 2008 - 5:52 AM
The FAA on April 14 issued an Airworthiness Directive for all Bombardier Challengers, as well as the derivative CRJ100 and 440 regional jets, that requires
Apr 2, 2008 - 6:27 AM
Airworthiness Directives (ADs) were in the news as I was writing this article as a major airline has admitted that it failed to comply with the ADs on a co
Mar 31, 2008 - 6:25 AM
After conducting an internal investigation, last month Southwest Airlines leaders switched from defending the airline’s maintenance practices to suspending
Feb 6, 2008 - 10:08 AM
The FAA issued an Airworthiness Directive January 16 for PC-12s since some main landing-gear special bolts might be defective.
Nov 30, 2007 - 8:01 AM
The German Airworthiness Authority has certified Lufthansa Bombardier Aviation Services (LBAS) as a Continuing Airworthiness Management Organization (CAMO+
Nov 27, 2007 - 6:58 AM
The FAA released on November 8 a new fact sheet, “Safer Flying in Icing Conditions,” to warn operators that aircraft icing is a “continuing concern in all
Nov 5, 2007 - 10:20 AM
Transport Canada (TC) has issued an Urgent Airworthiness Directive that calls for the inspection of certain tail-rotor components.
Oct 11, 2007 - 6:32 AM
A May 1 AD (2003-09-09) extends the provisions of an earlier airworthiness directive calling for a one-time inspection to check for chafed or damaged wirin