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Eaton Aerospace’s Faulty Parts Crashed Plane, Owners Say

Law360, New York (April 20, 2017, 3:46 PM EDT) -- Eaton Aerospace LLC manufactured defective airplane parts that ultimately led to the destruction of an Italian aircraft that was forced to conduct an emergency landing at a Springfield, Illinois, airport, according to a case removed to California federal court Thursday.

The suit claims the aerospace company built faulty hydraulic and landing gear systems for a Piaggio P.180 Avanti II turboprop aircraft purchased by Fast Enterprises LLC and affiliate Peregrine Falcon LLC before the plane skidded down a runway in January 2014 allegedly due to a landing...
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Case Information

Case Title

Peregrine Falcon LLC et al v. Eaton Aerospace LLC et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Prop. Damage Prod. Liability


James V. Selna

Date Filed

April 19, 2017

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