EASA To Mandate Swaps Of Faulty Flight-Bag Component

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) plans to mandate swaps of a Fokker Services-supplied electronic flight bag (EFB) component linked to several cockpit smoke and fume events. In a draft airworthiness directive (AD) published Sept. 27, EASA proposes giving operators 12 months to swap out...
Sean Broderick

Senior Air Transport & Safety Editor Sean Broderick covers aviation safety, MRO, and the airline business from Aviation Week Network's Washington, D.C. office.

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