Flap Configuration Warning Highlights FAA’s Data-Trending Efforts

In a move highlighting the value of FAA’s increased emphasis on boosting safety through aggregation and sharing of operational data, the agency has urged airlines to highlight the importance of correct aircraft takeoff configurations—and flap settings in particular. The reminder, issued as a Safety...
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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