Airbus has told helicopter operators to carry out rigorous checks on aircraft gearboxes following last year’s fatal crash in Norway.
European Aviation Safety Agency
Europe’s air safety regulator has issued an airworthiness directive for AW139 helicopters.
Europe’s aviation safety body has handed down an airworthiness directive (AD) for a number of Airbus helicopter models.
Updated: H225 faces possible no-fly order after fatigue in gearbox found, safety chiefs forced to backtrack
Investigators probing a fatal helicopter crash have issued an urgent request to the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to deem whether the H225 helicopter should be immediately grounded.