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FAA working 'nonstop' on United Airlines Boeing 777 engine failure probe: Administrator

FAA working 'nonstop' on United Airlines Boeing 777 engine failure probe: Administrator

24/2/2021 4:48:00 AM

FAA working 'nonstop' on United Airlines Boeing 777 engine failure probe: Administrator

WASHINGTON: Federal Aviation Administration ( FAA ) chief Steve Dickson said Tuesday the agency is acting quickly to finalise a new emergency ...

BookmarkWASHINGTON: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) chief Steve Dickson said Tuesday the agency is acting quickly to finalise a new emergency airworthiness directive that will require stepped-up inspections of all Boeing 777-200 airplanes with Pratt & Whitney PW400 engines after an engine failure on a United Airlines flight.

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The agency announced Sunday it would soon issue a directive, while United said it would ground its fleet of 777s with the engine in question pending the FAA directive.AdvertisementAdvertisement"We have been working on this nonstop since Saturday afternoon and I am confident that we will get it right," Dickson said."We want to understand what happened and then take the necessary steps to prevent a similar occurrence in the future."

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