August 21, 2003CPSC, CDX Trading Inc. Announce Recall of
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announces the following recall in
voluntary cooperation with the firm below. Consumers should stop using
recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of product: Falcon Action Toy Jets
Units: About 1,500
Manufacturer: C.D.X. Trading Inc., of Ridgewood, N.Y.
Hazard: Small parts of the toy jet can detach, posing a choking hazard to
Incidents/Injuries: No injuries have been reported.
Description: The recalled toys are battery-operated, multi-colored toy jet
airplanes measuring about 9 inches in length and width. A clear plastic
cover over the cockpit exposes a pilot with his hand on the controls. A
label on the jet's wings reads "FALON" (Falcon misspelled). The toy jet
plays music and some of the lights flash off and on as the jet propels
itself by two small front wheels. "C.D.X. Toys CDL-22338D" and "Made in
China" are embossed on a label on the battery compartment lid.
Sold at: Variety and gift stores, flea markets and street-sale vendors sold
the toy jets in the New York and New Jersey region from November 2002
through December 2002 for between $5 and $7.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Return the toy jets to the place of purchase for a full refund or
purchasers from street-sale or flea markets can mail the toy to: C.D.X.
Trading Inc. at 1576-78 Gates Avenue, Ridgewood, NY 11385-2728 to receive a
refund including postage.
Consumer Contact: Contact: C.D.X. Trading Inc. at (718) 821-1600 between 9
a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.
Media Contact: Chen Dao-Liang at (718) 821-1600.