hot section inspection


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hot section inspection

An inspection of the hot section of an engine (i.e., that portion of the engine that operates at high temperatures). See hot end.
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Once in service, the engine will be supported by a comprehensive, 3-year, 1,000-hour warranty package with a TBO of 3,500 hours and a mid-life hot section inspection at 1,750 hours.
will perform Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) and Hot Section Inspections (HSIs) on PW150A and PW150B engine models at its facility in Alzey, Germany, near Frankfurt.
The company said that the On-condition FMP programme for PW306D engines offers greater flexibility and optimised costs with no hard-time maintenance intervals for hot section inspections or overhauls.
One of our authorized service centers has successfully demonstrated the capability to complete hot section inspections on-wing.