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ATA 2561 LIFE JACKET – BATTERY PACK – Swollen – PART NO. P/N 517-21. DR 611953856
CASA AWB 25-020 refers.
Batteries WAB-H18 (Orange) found swollen beyond limits and had split cases or endcap pushed off due to swelling of the internal components.
ATA 2561 LIFE JACKET – BATTERY PACK – Swollen – PART NO. 517-21. DR 611953883
CASA AWB 25-020 refers

Several batteries found swollen beyond tolerance when removed from Life Jacket Pouches. These batteries P/N 517-21 are having split cases or endcap pushed off due to swelling of the internal components, substantial chemical reaction and or moisture.

OEM has been contacted. It has been informed that a new battery will be fitted to life jackets.

 

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