The US FAA is proposing two civil penalties totaling $633,000 against Bridgeton, Mo.-based Trans States Airlines. FAA alleges the airline operated one Embraer E-145 regional jet with improperly installed replacement radio altimeter antenna cables and one E-145 with improperly installed electrical wiring in the fuel supply system. In the first case, the FAA said, “Inspectors found the new cables lying unsecured to the airframe inside each aircraft’s large aft wing-to-fuselage ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Printer-friendly" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.