Landing Gear Up

2014 was not a good year for the P3. Three Aircraft came to grief in Landing Accidents in 2014. These accidents could have been avoidable With proper System Knowledge and Maintenance. An electrical failure does not have to end in a gear up landing. One needs to be familiar with the manual gear extension and […]

The Aging Wire Harness

Pay close attention during an Annual or a Prebuy Inspection to the condition of the Wire Harness. By now the Aircraft are 50 Years and older. We found during routine maintenance Broken Wires, Corrosion and a general deterioration of the Harness, with some needing replacement . We have so far replaced the harness in 3 […]

Operating Limititations

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Relief Available on Proficiency Flight Limitations for Former Military Aircraft EAA and the Warbirds of America (WOA) received terrific news this week from the FAA regarding experimental exhibition operating limitations for former military aircraft in Groups I, II, and III. The FAA has announced a process to allow for a letter of deviation, permitting owners […]