FINAL REPORT SWISSAIR 111 - 02 September 1998

A98H0003 - In-Flight Fire Leading to Collision with Water
Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia - 2 September 1998

Safety Concern

4.3.1 In-Flight Firefighting Measures
4.3.2 Aircraft System Evaluation: Fire-Hardening Consideration
4.3.3 Aircraft Wiring Issues
4.3.4 Flight Crew Reading Light (Map Light)
4.3.5 Standby Instrumentation
4.3.6 Contamination Effects
4.3.7 Arc-Fault Circuit Breaker Certification
4.3.8 Role of the FAA's Aircraft Evaluation Group
4.3.9 Checklist Modifications
4.3.10 Accident Investigation Issues
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