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FAA Issues SAIB For Ercoupe Elevator Controls

March 22, 2013

Problem Found During Restoration Of An Ercoupe 415-C The FAA has issued a Special Airworthiness Information Bulletin concerning elevator controls in Ercoupe 415 model airplanes. The FAA received a field report of a loose elevator horn on an Ercoupe 415-C during restoration of the airplane. Although the external appearance of the elevator was unremarkable, teardown of the elevator revealed the elevator horn attach bracket had only one secure fastener out of four.

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