flight inspection


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flight inspection

[′flīt in‚spek·shən]
(navigation)
Flight investigation certification of certain operational performance characteristics of electronic and visual navigation facilities by an authorized inspector in conformance with the U.S. Standard Flight Inspection Manual.

flight inspection

The operation of an aircraft for the purpose of calibrating air navigation aids, monitoring or evaluating the performance of air navigation aids, or assessing obstacles.
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Cobham Flight Inspection employs around 50 people at its North East base alongside a further 20 in Germany and is the world's largest commercial provider of both civil and military flight inspection services.
As we enter the second year of the new millennium, most flight inspection services across the world are still provided by the public or not-for-profit sector, civil or military.
Aircraft Maintenance and Engineering provides maintenance support for the flight inspection aircraft fleet at Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center, Will Rogers World Airport plus Line Station and Satellite Repair Station support at Atlantic City, N.
Employing around 50 people at its North-east base and a further 20 in Germany, CFI is the world's largest commercial provider of both civil and military flight inspection services.
fuels an A-10 after performing a flight inspection.
Recently, Navcontrol has developed a Flight Inspection Unit aimed at providing the market with the most cost-efficient and precise service and technology, using the latest generation flight inspection equipment.
The business has been sold to Cobham along with Flight Precision's sister company in Germany, Aerodata Flight Inspection.
Based in Irvine, California, its product lines include primary and secondary flight control actuation, power generation and control components, thrust-reverser actuation systems, electrohydraulic servovalves, electric motor-driven hydraulic pumps, fuel pumps, motor-operated valves and fuel equipment, lubrication oil reservoirs, lubrication and scavenge pumps, fuel measurement and management systems, cockpit instrumentation, flight inspection systems, lightning-safe products, pneumatic subsystems and components, fluid metering delivery and atomization devices, wheels, brakes, and fluid conveyance products such as hoses, tubes, disconnects, and fittings.
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The new measures will include enhancing training for visual approach and automated flight and conducting flight inspection on airports which are "vulnerable to safety.
In just over 10 years FPL has grown from being a flight inspection service provider focused on the British Ministry of Defence, to one providing regular flight inspection services to the whole of the UK and also to customers in Ireland, the Netherlands, Portugal, Germany, Norway, and Belgium.
The King Airs are very efficient, easy to maintain, reliable and have a proven history in flight inspection.

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