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Maintenance Matters, News
Researchers want to learn more about how augmented reality might be used in aviation maintenance.
by Linda Werfelman
Accident/Incident Investigation, Maintenance Matters, News
The removable tip of a screwdriver, left in an A320’s engine after maintenance, prompted a rejected takeoff, the ATSB says.
Disbonding in a Cessna 441’s emergency exit door led to rapid depressurization over Western Australia and an emergency descent, the ATSB says.
Unclear maintenance procedures led to an excessive treatment of an A321’s fuel system with biocide, an AAIB report says.
COVID-19, Maintenance Matters, News
Airlines are being warned of blocked air pressure measurement systems in airplanes that return to service after pandemic groundings.
by FSF Editorial Staff
Fatigue, Aviation Medicine, Maintenance Matters
Older aviation maintenance technicians face age-related workplace health concerns.
Maintenance Matters, Risk Management
FAA maintenance inspectors will be trained to favor well-reasoned risk mitigations, if possible, instead of grounding aircraft fleets.
by Wayne Rosenkrans
Flight tests are measuring the value of on-board sensors in detecting fatigue cracks.
Study finds need for frequent reinforcement of the principles of fatigue countermeasures.
The loose cap on an engine oil tank went unnoticed before the fatal crash of a King Air 100.