Icing on an aircraft is one of the most hazardous types of weather-related conditions encountered in the aviation industry. Icing can affect some regions of the country for over 6 months out of the year. Certain critical areas on an aircraft are especially vulnerable to icing such as the wing flaps and ailerons, and horizontal
Every day as we go about our daily activities we encounter, process and make decisions based on the risks associated with those activities. From driving a car to work, riding a bike down the street, or deciding the type of foods we will eat, every activity or decision will carry some amount of risk. It
Aircraft towing is a frequent and vital operation around any airport. Towing may be needed for the movement of active or disabled aircraft on airport ramps or in moving aircraft in and out of hangers for maintenance procedures or for storage. Towing aircraft can be dangerous and damage to the aircraft, other objects, or injuries
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) such as Drones and other remote-controlled aircraft, may be thought of as just fun and harmless toys, however, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has other thoughts. Since the explosion of consumer drone purchases in the last few years, the FAA has developed or recently changed numerous regulations that limit and control […]
Axle Jacks are one of the most common types of aircraft jacks and are an important part of any aircraft maintenance program. They are used by ground support personnel when performing maintenance or repair involving the wheels and tires and related components such as brakes and struts. Maintenance for these types of aircraft components does […]
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