aircraft service bulletins

The BMAA Chief Inspector publishes aircraft Service Bulletins (SB) for the benefit of aircraft owners and operators.

The SBs are listed below by aircraft type for ease of reference.

Click on the link to read the SB.

2612  Issue 1  01/08/2016   All types  Fitted with a Rotax 912 series engine. Cylinder head temperature measurement

2360  Issue 1  30/06/2011   All types  UV degradation of microlight aeroplane sails / covers        

2143  Issue 1  30/06/2011   All types  Inspection and modification of Purolator fuel filter             

2447  Issue 1  03/05/2013   All types  Fitment of fuel primer bulb bypass                                         

2446  Issue 1  29/05/2013   All types  Fitment of carbon monoxide detector and inspection of exhaust for condition 

2695  Issue 1  16/04/2018   All types  Fuel system damage due to use of MOGAS containing ethanol

2443  Issue 1  01/08/2013   All with Kiev Propellers  Inspection of Kievprop composite propeller blades 

1633  Issue 2  26/11/2006   Powerchute Kestrel a/c Redesign of anchor plate assembly, front struts and wing suspension shackles

1875  Issue 1  07/04/2010   Pegasus Photon Increase in side-wire diameter                                                 

1918  Issue 3  29/09/2010   Savannah Lift point attachment point inspection                                  

2013  Issue 4  26/03/2007   Savannah Cracking of cross tube member SF054                                 

2159  Issue 2  27/06/2008   Savannah Inspection and modification of elevator bias spring attachment SUP8

2283  Issue 1  06/09/2010   Savannah Inspection and modification of the elevator anti-balance tab control mechanisms

2624  Issue 1  13/02/2018   Savannah Savannah Pitch Control and Trim Systems Configuration

1661  Issue 1  12/11/2002   Shadow C&CD ASI and Altimeter corrections

1681  Issue 1  01/04/2003   Shadow B&BD ASI and Altimeter corrections

1682  Issue 1  01/04/2003   Shadow D&DD ASI and Altimeter corrections

1877  Issue 2  20/05/2005   Shadow Resolution of pitch circuit resonance (elevator flutter) concerns

1762  Issue 2  22/07/2004   Shadow Crosbie replacement undercarriage for CFM Shadow aircraft

1773  Issue 1  26/08/2005   Shadow Cook replacement undercarriage for CFM Shadow aircraft

2073  Issue 1  30/03/2007   Shadow Inspection of hangar tube brackets F153 for cracks or defects

2329  Issue 1  07/03/2011   Shadow Tailplane Spar and Bush wear

2336  Issue 1  07/03/2011   Shadow Fuel Tank deterioration

2613  Issue 1  19/05/2016   Shadow Lift strut cracking

1744  Issue 1  04/12/2003   Skyranger UK SB: 001 & 002

2000  Issue 1  12/07/2006   Skyranger SBs: 2000/1, 2000/2, 2000/3

2462  Issue 2  01/12/2013   Skyranger  Inspection for material type - Control cable, shackles and elevator joiner

2399  Issue 1  24/04/2012   Tanarg Inspection of Kievprop 183 on UK Air Creation Tanarg

1741  Issue 1  10/12/2003   X'Air SB 1741.1, .2, .3

2298  Issue 1  09/11/2010   X'Air Inspection and replacement of turnbuckles in the aileron control lines

2477  Issue 2  04/12/2013   X'Air & X'Air Falcon Shock absorber - inspection for correct manufacture