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Title Author Type Date Words
Fresh Out Of The Paint Shop: Check, everything. Then check again. Hart, Mike Jan 1, 2019 1865
Maintenance, Paperwork And Checkrides: It's fair game for an examiner to dive into your knowledge of the aircraft's airworthiness and maintenance status on your checkride. Berry, Mike Dec 1, 2018 1688
THE STUFF BEHIND YOUR PANEL. Brief article Feb 1, 2018 285
Wired. Dec 1, 2016 412
What to look for during your pre-flight inspection. Brief article Oct 1, 2016 194
Inoperative equipment: if something's not working during the preflight inspection, you may still be able to fly. It depends on what broke and the flight conditions. Burnside, Joseph E. Jun 1, 2016 1436
Airman certification standards on deck: new practical test guidance for applicants and evaluators goes into effect in June. Apr 1, 2016 1328
Landing gear. Apr 1, 2016 400
Cylinders. Dec 1, 2015 394
Pipers. Nov 1, 2015 401
Of metal specifications, thread pitch and torque. Brief article May 1, 2015 352
Geared up. Apr 1, 2015 378
Pinned. Mar 1, 2015 426
Trim Systems. Sep 1, 2014 401
Practical preflights: the safest flights are all products of thorough walk-arounds and proper preflight planning. Laboda, Amy Sep 1, 2014 3032
Reluctant test pilot: that's what you are when conducting a post-maintenance test flight. Hart, Mike Apr 1, 2014 2638
Cracked windshield. Brief article Jul 1, 2013 105
Top five pre-flight mistakes: whether you're in a hurry or don't know any better, chances are you're making at least one of these classic errors. Burnside, Joseph E. "Jeb" May 1, 2013 2025
IRAQ - Apr 8 - Iraq Says Syria-Bound Iranian Plane Searched. Apr 13, 2013 264
Reliability of fleet of aircraft taking into account information exchange about the discovery of fatigue cracks and the human factor. Paramonov, Yuri; Tretyakov, Sergey Report Dec 1, 2012 2807
Crew chief safety. Brief article Jan 1, 2012 198
Snap, crackle, pop. Kirk, Robert Nov 1, 2011 384
Failed and worn. Nov 1, 2011 386
Two forward, one backward. Burnside, Jeb Oct 1, 2011 872
Cracked, Contaminated. Oct 1, 2011 385
Broken elevator cable. Brief article Jul 1, 2011 108
Cracked oil cooler. Brief article Jul 1, 2011 108
The war on FOD afloat. Weiland, Brad Jul 1, 2011 603
Breaking all the rules. Dumlao, Christian Jul 1, 2011 1000
Struck by lightning and pressing on. Arnold, Ed Jul 1, 2011 1110
Corroded fuel pressure line. Brief article Jun 1, 2011 115
Failed a/c pulley drive shaft. Brief article Mar 1, 2011 103
Beech 65 Queenair. Brief article Nov 1, 2010 157
Piaggio P-180. Brief article Nov 1, 2010 217
Piper PA-34-200T Seneca II. Brief article Nov 1, 2010 113
Navion G. Brief article Nov 1, 2010 112
Mooney M20C. Brief article Nov 1, 2010 110
Riding with Flight Check: less dangerous than taste-testing discount sushi, Flight Check is still flying approaches that no one's tried before, have suspected problems or recently killed someone. Shelton, Joe Oct 1, 2010 1501
The eagle-eyed XO. Seymore, Bruce Sep 22, 2010 692
Reality checkride. Van West, Jeff Aug 1, 2010 572
Wax on, wax off. Straw, Bill Aug 1, 2010 395
Boeing 787's test programs progressing. Liang, Quincy Brief article Apr 28, 2010 259
Mechanics vs. pilots. Edwards, Denny Feb 1, 2010 403
Rivets and more. Brief article Dec 1, 2009 380
Assorted failures. Nov 1, 2009 393
Don't just wing it be sure you know what you're getting into. Daugherty, James A. Nov 1, 2009 516
Engines and accessories: the following information is derived from the FAA's Service Difficulty Reports and Aviation Maintenance Alerts. Oct 1, 2009 346
How many screws? How Many flights? Schultz, Cody Sep 22, 2009 956
Crew chief safety. Rikard, Jesse J. Brief article Sep 1, 2009 266
Sheared main gear pivot. Brief article Jun 1, 2009 119
Failed electric fuel pump. Brief article Jun 1, 2009 104
Broken piston skirt. Brief article Jun 1, 2009 102
Preflighting your prop: your airplane's propeller is one of its most neglected components. Use these tips to help make inspecting it easy and its lifespan long. Apr 1, 2009 1847
Loose fuel-servo plugs. Brief article Mar 1, 2009 110
Loose exhaust stacks. Brief article Feb 1, 2009 136
Cracked main gear actuator. Brief article Dec 1, 2008 128
Ignition timing slippage. Brief article Nov 1, 2008 101
Cracked flap bellcrank bulkhead. Brief article Nov 1, 2008 114
Failed main gear castings. Brief article Oct 1, 2008 110
Cracked heads. Brief article Oct 1, 2008 108
AVIATION SAFETY : EU MULLS TOUGHER INSPECTION REGIME FOR THIRD-COUNTRY PLANES. Brief article Sep 30, 2008 267
The wheel spun freely. Olson, Mathew Personal account Sep 1, 2008 912
Business-class FOD. Lanzilotta, Paul Personal account Sep 1, 2008 671
Door separation from aircraft. Brief article Sep 1, 2008 169
Missing alternator drive parts. Brief article Sep 1, 2008 135
Maintaining LSAs: with the proper training, LSA owners safely and legally can do their own maintenance and inspections, helping to hold down the cost of flying. Higdon, Dave Aug 1, 2008 2218
Sinking carburetor float. Brief article Aug 1, 2008 131
Broken steering rod end. Brief article Aug 1, 2008 129
ExcelTech launches new inspection services. Brief article Jul 10, 2008 94
Restored Vulcan given go-ahead to fly again. Brief article Jul 9, 2008 176
Disintegrating fuel cell foam. Brief article Jun 1, 2008 115
Cracked aft fin attach fittings. Brief article Jun 1, 2008 133
Corroded oxygen line. Brief article May 1, 2008 175
Deferring maintenance: making the right "fix it or fly it" decision depends on what's broken and how you want to use the airplane. Gugeler, Mike Apr 1, 2008 3167
Brake right: safe ground operations depend on knowing your airplane's brake system and how to obtain reliable stopping power when you really need it. Saini, Meredith Jan 1, 2008 2321
Shipment of pangolins seized at Bangkok airport. Brief article Jun 27, 2006 153
On the cuff of failure. Daniel, Cassandra Jun 22, 2006 726
Tanks for the lesson. Morrison Jun 22, 2006 528
AD3 Jacoby and AD2 Jarvis HSC-2. Brief article Jun 22, 2006 118
Ordnance mechanic-artisan John Collandra Naval Air Depot, Jacksonville. Brief article Jun 22, 2006 117
AM1(AW/NAC) Kenneth Jay VR-56. Brief article Jun 22, 2006 120
AE2(AW) Larry Lowry & AM2(AW) Jamie Cain VFA-143. Brief article Jun 22, 2006 98
Inspection paperwork crucial to safety. Miller, Stephen Mar 22, 2006 258
Curing documentation ills. Jones, Van Jun 22, 2005 510
Bad call on Airspeed. Bignell, G.T. Jan 1, 2005 1042
Bravo Zulu: sailors and marines reducing mishaps. Dec 22, 2004 1211
Bravo Zulu: sailors and marines reducing mishaps. Sep 22, 2004 1352
Inspect once, but think twice. Carr, Scott Mar 22, 2004 444
AIR TRANSPORT: COMMISSION IN BID TO IMPROVE SAFETY OF NON-EU COUNTRIES' AIRCRAFT. Brief Article Jan 19, 2002 268
The US FAA proposes new airworthiness directives. Brief Article Nov 30, 1999 853
-FAA airworthiness. Brief Article Oct 25, 1999 245
Aircraft inspection. Ashley, Steven Jan 1, 1998 356
Digital radiography tests aircraft fatigue. Jan 1, 1994 485
NASA X-ray device to inspect aircraft. Brief Article Aug 14, 1993 285

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