EASA Issues Emergency AD After A350 Cockpit Liquid Spills

Airbus A350-1000 cockpit
Credit: Airbus
FRANKFURT—EASA published an emergency airworthiness directive (AD) Feb. 6 requiring a liquid-prohibited zone in Airbus A350 cockpits, following two inflight engine shutdown incidents. The directive, to become effective Feb. 7, is based on an Airbus Flight Manual Temporary Revision (AFM TR) and...
Jens Flottau

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