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User currently offlineTHEENGINEER From Germany, joined Mar 2007, 106 posts, RR: 0
Posted (8 years 8 months 1 week 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2561 times:

I was always wondering how the pilot can make a visual check of engine no.2 in a md11 / dc10 . Thank you.

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User currently offlineMCOflyer From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 8734 posts, RR: 12
Reply 1, posted (8 years 8 months 1 week 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2559 times:

I would presume a ladder of something of that sort. What about a periscope?


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User currently offline57AZ From United States of America, joined Nov 2004, 2586 posts, RR: 2
Reply 2, posted (8 years 8 months 1 week 3 days 19 hours ago) and read 2457 times:

From what I recall, No. 2 engine does't get a detailed inspection except from maintenance staff when the bird goes to the hanger. All the pilot does is check for signs of leaks/damage visable from the ground and monitor vital signs during start up. Same goes for the 727 and L1011.

[Edited 2007-03-25 08:24:49]

[Edited 2007-03-25 08:25:07]

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