American Airlines by Oct. 8 expects to resolve a problems with dislodged seats on 48 of its more than 100 Boeing 757 aircraft. The fix, approved by the FAA, involves installing a clamp to ensure the seat-locking plunger mechanism on the 27 rows of economy-class seating on each 757. Each row of seats has two seat-locking plungers at the rear to secure the row to the floor, a spokesman for American says. The seats were made by Weber Aircraft, but the problem does not rest with the ...
THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS
You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "American Says 757 Seat Issue Will Be Addressed By Monday".
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.
Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.