Mon, Nov 17, 2008
AD NUMBER: 2008-23-02
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2008-23-02
SUMMARY: We are adopting a
new airworthiness directive (AD) for the products listed above.
This AD results from mandatory continuing airworthiness
information (MCAI) originated by an aviation authority of another
country to identify and correct an unsafe condition on an aviation
The MCAI describes the unsafe condition as: One Part Number
(P/N) LM-219-92 Centre Bracket from a P/NLM-219-SA28 Aft Engine
Mounting assembly was found to be cracked while installed on the
aircraft. This reduces the effectiveness of the mounting assembly
and could eventually cause it to fail.
* * * * *A failed mounting assembly, if not corrected, could
result in loss of the engine.
We are issuing this AD to require actions to correct the unsafe
condition on these products
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