Aviation safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: American Society for Testing and Materials
|Date issued:||30 March 2001|
|Safety action status:|
See report 'Systemic Investigation into Fuel Contamination'.
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that the American Society for Testing and Materials review standard D910 - 97 in relation to the maximum permissible quantities of undesired compounds in Avgas, either individually or collectively.
|Date issued:||08 February 2001|
|Response from:||American Society for Testing and Materials|
|Action status:||Closed - Accepted|
The letter contained three proposed recommendations to ASTM.
These recommendations were discussed at the Subcommittee J meeting
on December 6, 2000. Subcommittee J agreed to the following
replies, which use the same numbers as the original ATSB