AD: Airbus Airplanes | Aero-News Network
Aero-News Network
RSS icon RSS feed
podcast icon MP3 podcast
Subscribe Aero-News e-mail Newsletter Subscribe

Airborne Unlimited -- Recent Daily Episodes

Episode Date

Airborne Unlimited-
Monday

Airborne-Unmanned w/AUVSI-
Tuesday

Airborne Unlimited-
Wednesday

AMA Drone Report-
Thursday

Airborne Unlimited-
Friday

Airborne On ANN

Airborne Unlimited-11-19-18

Airborne Unmanned-11-20-18

Airborne Unlimited-11.14.18

AMA Drone Report-11.15.18

Airborne Unlimited-11.16.18

Airborne-YouTube

Airborne Unlimited-11-19-18

Airborne Unmanned-11-20-18

Airborne Unlimited-11.14.18

AMA Drone Report-11.15.18

Airborne Unlimited-11.16.18

Thu, Jul 12, 2018

AD: Airbus Airplanes

AD NUMBER: 2018-14-04

PRODUCT: Certain Airbus Model A330- 200 Freighter, A330-200, A330-300, A340-200, A340-300, A340-500, and A340-600 series airplanes.

ACTION: Final Rule.

SUMMARY: This AD was prompted by a determination that a functional test to ensure that there is no blockage of vent pipes was not done on the trim tank of certain airplanes during production.

This AD requires doing a trim tank functional test, and corrective actions if necessary.

DATES: This AD is effective August 13, 2018.

COST: The FAA estimates that this AD affects 97 airplanes of U.S. registry. The costs of compliance are estimated as follows:

  • Functional test - $1,360 per aircraft for up to 16 hours labor
  • Inspections - $170 per aircraft for two hours labor
FMI: AD

Advertisement

More News

Airborne 11.16.18: GAMA 3Q/18 Report, Virgin Orbit, Lawyers v Drones

Also: Hugh Oldham Retirement, UFO Sightings, Pilots Question 737 MAX Training, Air Combat Command GAMA has published its 2018 third quarter aircraft shipments and billings report. >[...]

Airborne 11.19.18: Oshkosh Arrival Procedures, ADS-B Rebate, Hover 2

Also: First Lion Air Lawsuit, T-38 Accident, New AW169Ms, Aero-TV: Bombardier at NBAA 2018 A number of significant changes to the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh arrival procedures are bein>[...]

Airborne 11.19.18: Oshkosh Arrival Procedures, ADS-B Rebate, Hover 2

Also: First Lion Air Lawsuit, T-38 Accident, New AW169Ms, Aero-TV: Bombardier at NBAA 2018 A number of significant changes to the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh arrival procedures are bein>[...]

Pilot Reports Losing Consciousness Prior To Helicopter Accident

NTSB Releases Preliminary Report From Hard Landing In Hawaii The NTSB has released a preliminary report from a hard landing incident in Hawaii that seriously injured a Robinson R44>[...]

Airborne 11.16.18: GAMA 3Q/18 Report, Virgin Orbit, Lawyers v Drones

Also: Hugh Oldham Retirement, UFO Sightings, Pilots Question 737 MAX Training, Air Combat Command GAMA has published its 2018 third quarter aircraft shipments and billings report. >[...]

blog comments powered by Disqus



Advertisement

Advertisement

Podcasts

Advertisement

© 2007 - 2018 Web Development & Design by Pauli Systems, LC