FAA extends GE90 seal warning

[Ref Flight International Magazine 28Jan – 3Feb 2020]

The US Federal Aviation Administration have just issued a second directive, which covers more serial numbers of the seals involved on Boeing 777-300ERs.

Operators are being ordered urgently to remove interstage seals from GE Aviation GE90 engines, following an uncontained failure (in October 2020) involving a Thai Airways International-operated example.

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