Aviation safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: Rolls Royce, Ltd.
|Date issued:||07 January 2000|
|Safety action status:|
|Background:||Why this Recommendation was developed|
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (formerly the Bureau of Air Safety Investigation) recommends that Rolls Royce Commercial Aero Engine Limited notify all operators using Rolls Royce RB211-524D4 or similar engines of the possibility of failure of the cold stream nozzle during operation.
|Date issued:||14 February 2000|
|Response from:||Rolls Royce, Ltd.|
|Action status:||Closed - Accepted|
1) A world wide communication was sent to all RB211-524D4
operators, Boeing and Rolls-Royce resident service representatives
on 06 January 2000 alerting them to this incident, subsequent
findings by the affected operator, the position of the cracks and
the proposed method of inspection.