FAA Stands Firm On Full Fleet Fuel Tank Inerting Deadline

The FAA is prepared to grant extensions to operators working to meet the December 2014 deadline for installing fuel tank flammability reduction means (FRM) systems in half of their aircraft, but will not move the December 2017 full-fleet deadline. Responding to a March request from Airlines for...

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