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More than half of the Russian airlines do not meet the requirements of the Federal air transport Agency and the General Prosecutor’s office. It is reported by family-owned Demyan Kudryavtsev, the newspaper “Vedomosti” referring to sources in the Department.
Just do not meet the new standards 400 liners. Ten of them have banned flights.
According to the newspaper’s sources in Rosaviation, in 2019, the Agency began to require carriers to certify the design changes of foreign aircraft in Russia, even if they have already been registered in foreign registries.
Usually these changes make the design of the used aircraft taken on lease. Airlines change the number of seats by reducing business class and increasing the economy, and change the number of radio stations.
Under the Chicago Convention, which was signed by Russia, such changes certifies the country of registration of the aircraft. She is responsible for the airworthiness of the aircraft. Most often it is Bermuda or Ireland. However, the Federal air transport Agency after verification of the General Prosecutor’s office demanded that the airlines additional certifications alterations in the Department.
Earlier in June, the Boeing company found the marriage in detail their aircraft. This was reported on the website of the Federal office of civil aviation USA (FAA). Defects were found on the slats 312 aircraft models Boeing 737 NG and Boeing 737 MAX worldwide.
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