EASA Wants In-Service Aircraft Retrofitted With Fire Resistant Insulation

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) is taking steps to require retrofitting in-service aircraft with more fire-resistant thermal-acoustic insulation. The move, outlined in a proposed rule change released in early October, would complement a 2009 rule change that applied to new certification...
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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