20-42D - Hand Fire Extinguishers for Use in Aircraft

Date Issued
January 14, 2011
Responsible Office
AIR-120,  Aviation Safety - Aircraft Certification Service, Aircraft Engineering Division
Description

This advisory circular (AC) gives you guidance for the fire-fighting effectiveness, selection and safe-use of hand fire extinguishers in airplanes and rotorcraft. In it we will also show you how to gain Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval of hand fire extinguishers for aircraft.