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twist correction of fan blades

Here is a way to grasp the subject. Imagine that with accumulated flight hours, the blades of (for example) the power turbine get asymmetrically eroded, resulting in a change in the effective "...
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Can I fly a checkride with inop vacuum indicator and attitude indicator in a TAA plane?

Check to see if your plane has a Minimum Equipment List. If not go through the following: Check the Type Data Certificate Sheet (can be found on the FAA's DRS online) and check any Supplemental Type ...
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Can I fly a checkride with inop vacuum indicator and attitude indicator in a TAA plane?

If the airplane is airworthy and the inoperative equipment is not required for the checkride tasks, you can use it for a checkride. ATOMATOFLAMES are all required, but keep in mind that your airplane'...
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Statistically, Is engine calendar TBO honored more in the breach or the observance?

Calendar TBO is mostly about aging of seals and the potential for internal corrosion of steel parts on low utilization engines. It's just a guess, intended to mitigate global risk. It's not ...
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What is required to get back into aviation?

Last I knew, and I have not worked in the industry for many years, the A&P certificates do not expire, however if you have not worked in field for more than 24 months, you are no longer considered ...
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