FAA, responding to last year’s fatal Boeing 747-400 freighter accident at Afghanistan’s Bagram Airfield, is revising its decade-old guidance on air cargo operations. A draft of the revised advisory circular, AC 120-85A, includes 15 pages of new material that focuses on several areas, including proper training, cargo restraint procedures, and special cargo handling.  In the April 2013 accident, a National Airlines freighter operating as part of the U.S. Air Mobility Command ...


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