Tue, May 22, 2012
AD NUMBER: 2012-10-04
PRODUCT: Certain Cessna Aircraft Company Models 210G, T210G, 210H, T210H, 210J, T210J, 210K, T210K, 210L, T210L, 210M, T210M, 210N, T210N, P210N, 210R, T210R, and P210R airplanes.
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2012-10-04
ACTION: Final Rule, request for comments.
SUMMARY: This AD requires an inspection(s) of the left and right wing lower main spar caps for cracks and either replacing cracked wing lower main spar caps, wing spars, or wings (as applicable) with serviceable spar caps, spars, or wings that are found free of cracks or incorporating an FAA-approved modification.
This AD also requires reporting the results of the inspections to the FAA. This AD was prompted by reports of cracks found in the wing lower main spar caps on the above-referenced airplanes with cantilever metal wings.
DATES: This AD is effective June 5, 2012. Comments on this AD are due by July 5, 2012.
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