It’s important not to let your retractable gear plane sit for too long. Seals dry up and fluid will leak the next time you move the plane. Be sure to properly inspect your gear struts prior to departure if the plane has not moved 30 days or more.
The Cirrus Aircraft G6 is the smartest, safest, most innovative general aviation aircraft a pilot could desire. Designed around you, your passengers and your lifestyle, the 2020 G6 SR Series delivers an aviation experience that is the pinnacle of innovation, quality and safety. While a picture may be worth 1,000 words, an experience is worth … Continue reading Cirrus Aircraft G6
Understanding your avionics is basic required pilot ability. But what happens if a situation transpires into a worse situation that goes beyond basic avionics knowledge? The key to winning this situation is to take a big breath and go back to basics. Not every scenario is documented in a checklist or training course. But keeping … Continue reading Bad Day?
Key items to inspect on landing gear during preflight? Tread, Air Pressure, the usual right? What about cleaning off any dirt from the main strut and actuator? If you’re an owner Im sure you nice these specific items, but not everyone does…Like it or not, a dirty strut or actuator can cause excess wear on … Continue reading Preflight Checks on Gear
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Finding a shop with the ability to replace cylinders is simple. But finding a shop who puts the care and attention required to assure your safety is challenging. Knowing the right questions to ask can be tricky, and getting the answer you need and deserve, has even more challenges. Don’t always trust the “best price”. … Continue reading New Cylinders