As airlines outsource maintenance, more oversight is needed at home and abroad, official says

As airlines cut costs by outsourcing their maintenance, federal safety inspectors need to keep a closer eye on the outside repair work, the Transportation Department's inspector general told Congress. Airlines contracted out 54 percent of their...

Since then, the FAA and the inspector general checked out Lund's allegations and discovered that some were true.

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