Aviation safety issues and actions
Safety Advisory Notice issued to: Civil Aviation Safety Authority
|Date issued:||16 December 1999|
|Safety action status:||Closed|
Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed
The Civil Aviation Safety Authority should note the safety
deficiency identified in this document and take appropriate
The Civil Aviation Safety Authority should note the safety deficiency identified in this document and take appropriate action.
As a result of the investigation into this occurrence, the Bureau simultaneously issues the following interim recommendation and safety advisory notice:
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (formerly BASI) recommends that Cessna Aircraft Corporation take appropriate action to ensure that Cessna elevator trim-tab actuator component parts affected by this safety deficiency are recoded so that they cannot be purchased separately. In addition, it is recommended that Cessna Aircraft Corporation review comparable designed trim-tab actuators to ensure that they are not affected by this safety deficiency.
The US Federal Aviation Administration should note the safety deficiency identified in this document and take appropriate action.
The US National Transportation Safety Board are advised of the recommendation made to the aircraft manufacturer and safety advisory notices issued to the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and the US Federal Aviation Administration.
|Response from:||Civil Aviation Safety Authority|
|Action status:||Not Required|