ESAM 5.2

A newly amended AWAL Exposition and Self Administration Manual (ESAM) and Adventure Flight Compliance Guide have been uploaded to the AWAL Website. All members and Adventure Flight operators should take the time and read them. Manuals & Documents...

Loose Nuts

An older FAA Airworthiness Bulletin has just been re-released by the CAA NZ drawing maintainers attention to the possible cracking or lack of locking of MS21042 Reduced Hex metal lock nuts. AWAL suggests Registered Operators have a discussion with their maintenance...

DCA/CT4/9 Wing Rear Spar – Inspection

The New Zealand CAA has released an AD, DCA/CT4/9 Wing Rear Spar – Inspection, for all CT4/B aircraft. AWAL considers this to be a ‘Safety of Flight Critical’ inspection and it is required maintenance for all Limited Category CT4/B aircraft. See link below...

Declaration Of Result

Dear AWAL Members, I am pleased to be able to declare the results of the recent Postal Ballot for election of Directors of AWAL. The successful candidates are listed below in order of votes received highest to lowest. ELECTED 1 – DEATH, Stephen ELECTED 2 –...

Tiger Moth H Joint Bolts

CASA has issued an Airworthiness Bulletin AWB 01-033 Iss 1 on the potential installation of unapproved bolts at fuselage Joint H which could cause an unsafe condition. AWAL recommends those owner/operators of DH82 Tiger Moths have their Maintenance providers confirm...

AWAL Ballot For Directors 2021 Candidate Biographies

Dear AWAL Members, Please click on the link below to obtain the list of the 19 candidates standing for the election and the 18 biographies submitted. View Candidate List VOTING Ballot papers are being sent to all eligible members nominated postal address by Austelect....