The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has adopted Transport Canada’s airworthiness directive (AD), mandating all airlines with aircraft that carry particular types of Honeywell Emergency Locator Transmitters (ELT) to check the units’ wiring. The action follows a July incident at London Heathrow Airport when fire broke out on a parked Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787. The UK Air Accident Investigation Branch investigation into the incident is still continuing, but initial ...

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