Tag: maintenance

It’s a simple misunderstanding! Could have happened to anybody! Really, I don’t get why Julio needs to get so worked up about these things all the time. I really should get myself a decent work bench, like Julio has (or …

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I have nothing but admiration for test pilots. I assume that nowadays the procedures and safety precautions are on a higher level than what they were in the “startup” phase of aviation. But it still takes guts to be the …

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I assume we should write a trigger warning for mechanics above this strip. But I guess, no matter the profession, everybody has experienced a situation where the “help” is actually, shall we say “counterproductive”. Fortunately, I work alone in my …

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Back in 1997, I was working as mechanic at a flight school. We had many Chucks and I don’t think we had a single day, let alone a week, without any squawks. To be fair, the school was in California …

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