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Preflight After Maintenance

"Preflight After Maintenance"
Topic: Best Practices for Catching Maintenance Errors on First Flight Out of the Shop
On Tuesday, September 12, 2023 at 19:00 Eastern Daylight Time (16:00 PDT; 17:00 MDT; 18:00 CDT; 13:00 HST; 15:00 AKDT; 16:00 Arizona; 23:00 GMT)

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  • Learn all you can about the maintenance that was performed.
  • Don’t assume the part(s) replaced are the only parts removed.
  • Pay attention to trim positions. Check for unimpeded flight control surface deflections. Make sure they go in the proper direction!
  • Make sure all inspection panels are secure and their fasteners are tight.
  • Check fuel tank for water, sediment, and proper fuel grade.
  • After an oil change, always check the engine oil level to ensure it has the proper amount of oil.
  • Always check your logbook and paperwork prior to flight to ensure the correct records have been entered.
  • If you see a warning tag / sign on the aircraft, or on the sign-out or status board, DO NOT FLY THE AIRCRAFT! Check with the maintenance facility prior to taking the aircraft.
  • Participate in, or observe your mechanic perform, an annual or 100 hour inspection.

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The sponsor for this seminar is: FAASTeam

The following credit(s) are available for the WINGS/AMT Programs:

Basic Knowledge 3 - 1 Credit

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