NMPR For Transport Category Aircraft Published In Federal
The FAA is proposing a significant expansion of its icing
certification standards, including a new requirement that
manufacturers show that airplanes can operate safely in freezing
drizzle or freezing rain, conditions that constitute an icing
environment known as "supercooled large drops" (SLDs).
Unsanitary Preparation Conditions May Cause Food-Borne
Airline food has never had much of a reputation, and it seems to
only rarely be served any more, at least on most domestic flights.
But the FDA has recently cited a number of airline catering
facilities for unsanitary conditions over the last two years,
according to government documents.