Wed, May 09, 2012
AD NUMBER: 2012-09-06
PRODUCT: Certain Boeing Model 737-700 series airplanes.
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2012-09-06
ACTION: Final Rule
SUMMARY: This AD was prompted by reports that the aft seat leg fittings span the station (STA) 521.45 "stay-out zone." This AD requires for certain airplanes, replacing the seat track pivot link assemblies, seat track sections, and floor panels.
For certain airplanes, this AD also requires moving certain rows of passenger seats. For certain other airplanes, this AD also requires inspecting certain areas of the seat tracks for damage, and corrective actions if necessary. The FAA Is issuing this AD to prevent failure of the seat attachment structure and possible injury to passengers during an emergency landing.
DATES: This AD is effective June 12, 2012.
Cited For Focus On Maintaining And Improving Best Practices Four European companies have been recognized for their commitment to safe operations as recipients of the 2013 European >[...]
Rotax Is NOT The Only Player In Sport Aviation Propulsion Ya gotta hand to Viking... in an industry so VERY well dominated by Rotax, it takes some serious talent and extraordinary >[...]
The European Cockpit Association The European Cockpit Association (ECA) was created in 1991 and is the representative body of European pilots at European Union (EU) level. It repre>[...]
With respect to ATC clearances, means aircraft whose altitude, position, and intentions are known to ATC.>[...]
"(T)he PC-24 is a completely new development – not a 'me too product'." Source: Oscar J. Schwenk, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Pilatus, introducing the company's new>[...]