Mon, Feb 27, 2012
AD NUMBER: 2012-04-01
PRODUCT: Rolls-Royce plc (RR) RB211-Trent 800
Series Turbofan Engines
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2012-04-01
ACTION: Final Rule
SUMMARY: This AD supersedes an existing
airworthiness directive (AD) for all RR RB211-Trent 800 series
turbofan engines. That AD currently requires removal from service
of certain criticalengine parts based on reduced life limits. This
new AD reduces the life limits of additional critical engine
This AD was prompted by RR reducing the life limits of
additional critical engine parts.
The FAA is issuing this AD to prevent the failure of critical
rotating parts, which could result in uncontained failure of the
engine and damage to the airplane.
DATES: This AD is effective March 28, 2012.
Will Become President And CEO Of The National Safety Council NTSB Chair Deborah A. P. Hersman is stepping down from her position. The announcement came in a brief statement posted >[...]
ANN Announces AEA 2014 Convention Aero-TV Live Webcast Schedule The staff of the Aero-News Network is hard at work in preparation for its FIFTH LIVE EVENT Coverage of the 57th Annu>[...]
Also: Russian 'Bear' For Sale, Project Morpheus, Bahamas Jacks Prices On GA, AC/DC Drummer Keeps Ticket This year’s Women in Aviation Conference, the 25th such event, was to >[...]
One of GA's True Leaders Sets A Course For Her Constituency's Survival Original Webcast, 04.17.13: Like each year before it, the 2013 AEA Convention and trade show had much to boas>[...]
AD NUMBER: 2014-05-06 PRODUCT: Eurocopter Deutschland GmbH (ECD) Model EC135 and MBB-BK 117 C-2 helicopters.>[...]