Safety Advisory Notice AO-2011-016-SAN-001

Safety Advisory Notice issued to: Robinson R44 operators and maintenance organisations

Recommendation details
Output No: AO-2011-016-SAN-001
Date issued: 18 March 2011
Safety action status: Closed
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau encourages all operators of hydraulic system‑equipped R44 helicopters, and organisations performing inspection, testing, maintenance and repair activities on the flight control systems of those helicopters, to note the circumstances detailed in this preliminary report. It is suggested that those operators and maintenance organisations consider inspecting the security of the hydraulic-boost servos on all hydraulic system-equipped R44 helicopters.

Last update 29 November 2012