Safety Advisory Notice AO-2009-073-SAN-048

Safety Advisory Notice issued to: Operators of Eurocopter AS350 aircraft

Recommendation details
Output No: AO-2009-073-SAN-048
Date issued: 11 April 2011
Safety action status: Closed
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau advises that all operators of Eurocopter AS350 aircraft should consider the implications of this safety issue and take action where considered appropriate. In particular, operators are encouraged to review the appropriate sections of the aircraft maintenance manual with regard to cargo door flushness and give consideration to the cargo door improved locking mechanism detailed in SB 52.00.25 and SB 52.00.26 to improve door security.

Last update 12 April 2013