US Transportation Department Investigators Find Lax Oversight of Aircraft Parts Suppliers

WASHINGTON -- Regulators and aircraft manufacturers are not keeping adequate tabs on the quality of plane parts made in the U.S. and abroad, potentially raising risks for fliers, government investigators said in a report released Friday. The...


The Teamsters union and a business traveler trade group earlier this month called for a moratorium on all aircraft maintenance done overseas because they say foreign locations are not properly regulated.

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