Recommendation R20030009

Recommendation issued to: Luftfartsverket

Recommendation details
Output No: R20030009
Date issued: 26 February 2004
Safety action status:

Output text

Safety Recommendation

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that the Aviation safety Authority of Sweden (Luftfartsverket) review the design of the Saab 340 abnormal and emergency checklists with reference to current human factors research findings on the design and use of aircraft checklists.

Initial response
Date issued: 10 November 2004
Response from: Luftfartsverket
Action status: Closed - Partially Accepted
Response text:

The Aviation Safety Authority of Sweden (Luftfartsverket) advised that they were unaware of any operator-identified deficiencies in the Saab 340 checklists. They also indicated that now that the improved generator control unit was mandatory, the reason to change the checklist was reduced.

Last update 03 April 2012