Recommendation R20020056

Recommendation issued to: Departmento de Aviaco Civil - of Brazil

Recommendation details
Output No: R20020056
Date issued: 04 November 2002
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Recommendation was developed

Output text

Safety Recommendation

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that the Departamento de Aviaco Civil - of Brazil review location of fire bottles on aircraft to reduce the possibility of a premature discharge of fire retardant where the temperature in the area that contains the fire bottle rises above the setting of the fusible valve.

Initial response
Date issued: 15 March 2003
Response from: Departmento de Aviaco Civil - of Brazil
Action status: Open
Response text:

Note : The ATSB has not received any comment from the Departmento de Aviaco Civil - of Brazil, regarding this recommendation.

Last update 03 April 2012