Warbird News & Events
Stay up to date with the latest warbird related news and events.
The ATSB has issued a Safety Advisory Notice to Yak52 owners and maintainers. Albeit not the cause of the Yak52 accident off Sth Stradbroke Is, a pre-existing crack was found in the elevator bellcrank prompting the ATSB into investigating further.
The link below will open the 2019 AGM PDF in a new window.
The links below will open the report PDFs in a new window.
The UK CAA has released a Mandatory Permit Directive for Rolls Royce/Packard Merlin engines with regards to camshaft failures and camshaft bracket studs being loose.
AWAL recommends you ask your Maintenance Org to inspect those engines in-line with the MPD compliance requirements
The CAA UK has release a Safety Notice on the use of the engine fuel primer after a fuel system/pump malfunction or failure. Please have a read, it may save your life one day.