Aviation safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: Civil Aviation Safety Authority
|Date issued:||20 January 2004|
|Safety action status:|
|Background:||Why this Recommendation was developed|
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that the Civil Aviation Safety Authority examine the circumstances surrounding this incident where Saab 340 aircraft can stall without warning in icing conditions and take appropriate action to ensure the safety of the Saab 340 fleet operating within Australia.
|Date issued:||25 February 2004|
|Response from:||Civil Aviation Safety Authority|
|Action status:||Closed - Accepted|
CASA will observe any developments by the aircraft manufacturer
or other aviation regulatory authorities towards mandatory
modification of Saab 340 aircraft to provide enhanced stall warning
in icing conditions.