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Airworthiness Directives; Rolls-Royce plc Turbofan Engines

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Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.


Final rule; correction.


The FAA is correcting an airworthiness directive (AD) that published in the Federal Register. That AD applies to all Rolls-Royce plc (RR) RB211-535E4-B-37 series turbofan engines. The AD number is incorrect in the Regulatory text. This document corrects that error. In all other respects, the original document remains the same.


This final rule is effective November 7, 2013.


You may examine the AD docket on the Internet at;​ or in person at the Docket Management Facility between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. The AD docket contains this AD, the regulatory evaluation, any comments received, and other information. The address for the Docket Office (phone: 800-647-5527) is Document Management Facility, U.S. Department of Transportation, Docket Operations, M-30, West Building Ground Floor, Room W12-140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590.

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Robert Green, Aerospace Engineer, Engine Certification Office, FAA, Engine & Propeller Directorate, 12 New England Executive Park, Burlington, MA 01803; phone: 781-238-7754; fax: 781-238-7199; email:

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Airworthiness Directive 2013-19-17, Amendment 39-17599 (78 FR 61171, October 3, 2013), currently requires removal of affected parts using a drawdown plan for all RR RB211-535E4-B-37 series turbofan engines.

As published, the AD number 2013-19-17 under § 39.13 [Amended], is incorrect.

No other part of the preamble or regulatory information has been changed; therefore, only the changed portion of the final rule is being published in the Federal Register.

The effective date of this AD remains November 7, 2013.

Correction of Regulatory Text


In the Federal Register of October 3, 2013, on page 61173, in the first column, lines 4 and 5, under § 39.13 [Amended] of AD 2013-19-17, are corrected to read as follows:

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2013-19-17 Rolls-Royce plc: Amendment 39-17599; Docket No. FAA-2013-0029;

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Issued in Burlington, Massachusetts, on October 25, 2013.

Colleen M. D'Alessandro,

Assistant Directorate Manager, Engine & Propeller Directorate, Aircraft Certification Service.

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[FR Doc. 2013-27190 Filed 11-13-13; 8:45 am]