FAA Halts Operation of Rhoades Aviation/Transair
The action by the FAA to ground Rhoades Aviation relates to an investigation into maintenance deficiencies, not the July 2 ditching accident.
The nose of the Transair 737-200, which broke apart after ditching into the ocean following engine problems on July 2 near Oahu, Hawaii, lies on the sea floor. (Photo: NTSB)