Aviation safety issues and actions
Safety Advisory Notice issued to: Owners, operators, maintainers and manufacturers of autogyro rotorcraft - gyrocopters
|Date issued:||29 June 2006|
|Safety action status:||Closed|
|Background:||Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed|
Safety Advisory Notice
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau advises owners, operators, maintainers and manufacturers of autogyro rotorcraft (gyrocopters) of the potential for premature failure of the rotor hub bar or related components as a result of fatigue cracking developing from bolted connections within the hub bar assembly.