Aircraft Maintenance Error

We have investigated a lot of different types of maintenance errors. These have included;

  • Damage to aircraft during jacking
  • Incorrect fitment of pitch trim actuator
  • Pitch trim servo installation
  • Fuel nozzle installation error
  • Jammed elevator
  • Trim runaway
  • Incorrect installation of windscreen
  • Autopilot installation error
  • Incorrect maintenance procedures

During these investigations we found lots of contributing safety factors which included;

  • Human factors
  • Supervision of personnel
  • Approved data errors
  • System design
  • Equipment related factors
  • Facility related factors

We also made many recommendations, some of which related to the original equipment manufacturer.