Doug Herlihy – NTSB GA Accidents

Written by Tony Dennis on . Posted in Programs

The real story from an aviation legend!  Doug Herlihy, longtime NTSB investigator presented three unique GA Accidents to the CAA and spoke about the mechanical faults behind them.

  1. Carburetor icing on takeoff – Almost impossible, more likely a carburetor float failure leading to too rich mixture.
  2. Cessna Seat Rails – The real story.
  3. Engine Compartment Electrical Fire – The problem with inductive noise suppressors and what to do if it happens to you.

Super program, please take the time to read through the presentation linked below.


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