AD NUMBER: 2006-13-07
MANUFACTURER: McDonnell Douglas
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2006-13-07 SUMMARY: The FAA is
superseding an existing airworthiness directive (AD) that applies
to certain McDonnell Douglas Model MD-11 and MD-11F airplanes.
That AD currently requires replacement of the upper and lower
reading lights in the forward crew rest area with a redesigned
light fixture. This new AD adds airplanes to the applicability of
the existing AD. This AD results from a report of the old reading
lights being inadvertently sent to an additional ten airplanes.
We are issuing this AD to prevent a possible flammable
condition, which could result in smoke and fire in the forward crew