FAA, NTSB Issue Fresh Warnings On Lithium Batteries

In separate announcements, the FAA and NTSB reinforced warnings about the dangers of transporting lithium-ion and lithium-metal batteries as bulk cargo in passenger and freighter aircraft. An FAA Safety Alert for Operators (SAFO), dated Jan. 19 but made public on Feb. 10, called on airlines to be...

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