Suspected Unapproved Parts Details
09.11.2022 UPDATE: EASA was notified by ENAC that the part has been found and confirmed that the case is closed. Therefore, the subject part is no longer considered unapproved.
EASA has become aware that a BENDIX MAGNETO with P/N D4RN-3000 and S/N G071A041 has been lost or stolen. The shipping company has lost the part during shipping on 28.02.2022 and, subsequently, a lost part declaration was made by the shipping company on 30.03.2022. The reporter has also notified the local law enforcement authorities on 07.04.2022. The lost part is considered unapproved and not eligible for installation on an aircraft.
Recommendation: Owners, operators and maintenance organizations are encouraged to inspect their aircraft and inventories for the referenced part number and corresponding serial number. If the part is found on board an aircraft or stored in the inventory, it is recommended to remove and quarantine it to prevent its installation. It is also recommended to inform accordingly the competent authority and ENAC - Airworthiness and Operations Regulation Divisions. E-mail: regolazione.navigabilità@enac.gov.it