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FAA ISSUES NEW RULES FOR FUEL TANKS
USA, The American Federal Aviation Administration, FAA, issued a series of airworthiness prescriptions which involve a high number of aircrafts in service and that expect new AD regarding the aircraft's construction, maintenance and use of fuel tanks. According to FAA, the TWA 800 disaster, which killed all the 230 people on board, was caused by fuel tanks' problems, like also the central fuel tank...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency