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AD Issued on Glaser-Dirks 500 series gliders; 2007-21-01; bellcrank bolts.

This AD applies to Models DG-500 Elan Series, DG-500M, and DG-500MB gliders, all serial numbers, certificated in any category.

Before the next flight after October 25, 2007,  check torque on bellcrank nuts, replace bolts that had loose nuts, continue repetitive annual inspections on bellcrank nuts, or add additional brackets to eliminate repetitive inspections. Findings of loose nuts are to be reported to the DG factory.

This airworthiness directive (AD) becomes effective October 25, 2007. Full text of the AD may be found at:  here.

C. Brickner, Govt. Liaison Committee

Posted: 12/27/2007 By: Government Liaison Committee

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