Safety equipment

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.
May 1, 2009 - 12:31 PM
Boeing has submitted nearly two-thirds of the type- and production-certificate “deliverables” for the 787 Dreamliner to the FAA, program vice president and
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
Jul 28, 2008 - 11:42 AM
Plans to adapt explosion-suppressant foam (ESF) to business jets has been indefinitely delayed.
May 6, 2008 - 9:32 AM
Amsafe, the Phoenix-based company producing an inflatable seat restraint certified for the CRJ700 and CRJ900 regional jets last year, expects to certify a
Jan 17, 2008 - 11:42 AM
The fatal crash of a TBM 700 more than two years ago is just now leading to a proposed AD to require replacing the Anjou Aeronautique brand seatbelt/should
Jan 11, 2008 - 10:33 AM
Crest Foam Industries of Moonachie, N.J., which has been installing its explosion-suppressant arresting foam in the fuel tanks of racing cars and military
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.
Oct 8, 2007 - 10:39 AM
“One last thing.