Recommendation Date:27 February 2014
Date Closed:14 December 2016
On 26 February 2014 the Commission recommended that the Director of Civil Aviation review FAA SFAR 73 in the context of the New Zealand aviation system and adopt relevant improvements that would likely enhance operational safety of Robinson aircraft in New Zealand.
The recommendation will be implemented in the form of a review by the Helicopter and Agricultural Operations Unit. The review is envisaged to take approximately 12 to 15 months to complete.