Aviation safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: Civil Aviation Safety Authority
|Date issued:||16 February 1999|
|Safety action status:|
The Bureau of Air Safety Investigation recommends that the Civil
Aviation Safety Authority review the maintenance inspection
requirements of the C402 flap actuator in order to assess the
adequacy of flap actuator maintenance.
As a result of the investigation into this occurrence, the Bureau simultaneously issues recommendation R980251 to the Cessna Aircraft Company:
"The Bureau of Air Safety Investigation recommends that the Cessna Aircraft Company review the design and maintenance inspection requirements of the C402 flap system/actuator in order to assess the adequacy of flap actuator maintenance".
|Date issued:||19 April 1999|
|Response from:||Civil Aviation Safety Authority|
|Action status:||Closed - Accepted|
The report provides a thorough analysis of the problem, with
obvious evidence of extensive research.