life-limited part

life-limited part

An aircraft part that has a limited in-service life in terms of hours, operating cycles or time-period in use (called calendar life. After the completion of this life, the component must be discarded or overhauled.
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Another less-known item is that the standby battery is a life-limited part.
The contract is the overhaul of two engines Pratt & Whitney, Model PT6A-60A, specifications, status of life-limited parts and bulletins implemented service listed in Annex I to the Technical Specification Individuals, as well as making provision of a motor of the same manufacturer, model and specification, which alternately replace each of the engines during overhaul them.
A final rule to be published tomorrow calls on US operators of some 2,450 CF34 engines to replace the original 4-step air balance piston seals with 8-step seals at the next life-limited parts replacement interval, a relatively inexpensive modification expected to take five hours per engine.
According to the Cincinnati Business Courier, included in the agreement are fixed-price life-limited parts shop visits, turn-around time and performance guarantees as well as spare engine availability, on-wing support and remote diagnostics.
The Aloha Engine Department is also able to closely track all life-limited parts on the engines, thereby reducing unscheduled delays.
Additionally, the FAA alleges RCA did not keep proper records reflecting the status of the four airworthiness directives and of the life-limited parts.
Pratt & Whitney earlier this year announced plans to design and certify 55 replacement parts for the CFM56, including 19 life-limited parts.
This amendment is prompted by findings that life-limited parts, with forged and inaccurate records, have been introduced into the field and might be installed on the affected engines.
The next phase, due to be completed in December, involves the installation of Mxi's configuration tracking capabilities, as well as tools to track task scheduling on life-limited parts.
Contract notice: The contract is the overhaul of two pratt & whitney pt6a-60a model, specifications, status of life-limited parts and service bulletins implemented listed in annex i of the special technical specification and the provision of a motor of the same make, model and specification, alternately replace each of the engines during overhaul them.
Nasdaq:AIRS), an integrated maintenance, repair and overhaul company, employ the Dynafile Enterprise Suite for the expedient and effortless electronic scanning, archiving and accessing of FAA-required documentation, including aircraft maintenance and life-limited parts records, along with purchasing history documents.
The AW169 is designed with inherent ease of maintenance, for reliable, intensive utilisation in the most demanding conditions with high time between overhauls (TBO) and minimal life-limited parts.