Re: Counterfeit parts

Date:         03 Jan 97 04:36:34 
From:         Reid Fairburn <cr_king@cr_king.seanet.com>
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At 08:59 PM 1/1/97, you wrote:
>Public concern about counterfeit parts is being whipped up by the media on
>a regular basis.
>In the opinion of the Group is this a worthy concern? Has there ever been
>a fatality on a commercial airliner attributable to counterfeit parts?
>Santa Claus brought me the thriller novel "Airframe", and there is a
>subplot about, you guessed it...

It is a legitimate concern.  The only thing though that comes to mind was
turbine wheels and I can't remember exactly how that problem came about.
Maybe someone else has specifics?

Reid Fairburn
Creative Kingdom, Inc.
cr_king@cr_king.seanet.com
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