Aviation safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: Departmento de Aviaco Civil - of Brazil
|Date issued:||04 November 2002|
|Safety action status:|
|Background:||Why this Recommendation was developed|
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.
|Date issued:||15 March 2003|
|Response from:||Departmento de Aviaco Civil - of Brazil|
Note : The ATSB has not received any comment from the Departmento de Aviaco Civil - of Brazil, regarding this recommendation.