Biocide Removal Order Expands To Boeing 747-8s, 787s

Boeing 747-8
Credit: Boeing
WASHINGTON—Mandates to ensure fuel systems are cleared of a Dupont-made fuel additive are expanding to Boeing 747-8s as well as 787s powered by General Electric (GE) engines. The FAA on Aug. 25 will issue an airworthiness directive (AD) requiring that aircraft treated with Dupont Kathon FP 1.5...
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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