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FAA proposes $1.45 million civil penalty against Northwest Airlines
23 March 2010

FAA proposes $1.45 million civil penalty against Northwest Airlines

23 March 2010

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has proposed a $1.45 million civil penalty against Northwest Airlines for operating a number of its Boeing 757 aircraft without proper windshield wiring inspections. A 1990 FAA airworthiness directive on Boeing 757s required inspections for the presence of undersized wires in the heating system for both the captain’s and first […]