Traveling by aircraft is one of the safest modes of transportation, however, that has not always been the case. From the beginnings of aviation, until only a few decades ago, a significant number of lives have been lost in various aircraft accidents. However, it is from these accidents, that today’s aviation has become one of
Maintenance on general aviation aircraft involves the means the inspection, repair, and upkeep of an aircraft, including any parts replacement. The purpose is to ensure that each aircraft remains airworthy throughout its operational life and the FAA has established a number of required inspections to provide the assurance that all aircraft are maintained and functioning
Not only is being a Pilot a sedentary job position, but there are also a number of potential hazards to a pilot’s health while flying and being exposed to high altitudes for hours at a time, even in pressurized cabins. Add on the additional stress of 10 to 12-hour workdays, with long flights and jetlag
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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