Reprinted from tampabay.com. By William R. Levesque.
The Federal Aviation Administration said Friday it is reviewing whether Allegiant Air failed to timely file safety reports detailing mechanical difficulties causing two emergency landings at St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport this summer.
The airline filed the “Service Difficulty Reports” about the June 17 and July 3 emergency landings Tuesday. That came after theTampa Bay Times repeatedly asked the FAA and Allegiant to either provide the reports or explain why they were missing.
Federal regulations require the filing of such reports with the FAA generally within four days. Allegiant declined to discuss the reports for those two flights.
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