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Aircraft Maintenance?

Sat May 16, 2020 1:51 pm

I was wondering what aircraft maintenance entails, how long it takes, how frequent it is, etc. I've heard there are A checks, B checks, etc. but I would like to know what those are and how frequent they are. Maybe if it varies by aircraft use the A320 as an example. Thanks!
 
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Re: Aircraft Maintenance?

Sat May 16, 2020 6:08 pm

Just a little search will give you some answers to a common question.
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Re: Aircraft Maintenance?

Sat May 16, 2020 6:08 pm

It has been discussed here ad nauseam. I would suggest a simple search, but this website has a terrible search engine...always has.

The simple answer is: it depends.

It depends,
- on the manufacturer
- on the operator
- on the aircraft
- on the regulator
- a combination of all of the above

An A-Check at one operator may not look anything like an A-Check at another...or like an A-Check on a different type at the same operator.
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