FAA proposes $435,000 fine against United over 787 inspection issue

Credit: Rob Finlayson

FAA has proposed a $435,000 civil penalty against United Airlines for allegedly operating a Boeing 787-8 “that was not in an airworthy condition” 23 times in 2014. FAA alleged Chicago-based United failed to perform a required inspection on a fuel pump that was replaced on the 787 on June 9, 2014...

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