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- Cracking Up. Perrett, Bradley; Shiibashi, Kazuki // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/6/2007, Vol. 167 Issue 6, p27
The article addresses the structural problems surrounding the Kawasaki Heavy Industries C-X airplane. First flight of the Kawasaki Heavy Industries C-X will be delayed, after the Japanese airlifter failed structural tests. In July 2007, further strength tests on the C-X resulted in cracks around...
- Gear stuck down. Baer, Bud // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Sep/Oct95, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p47
Comments made by a commanding officer about aircrafts taking off with a leaky fitting on the landing-gear selector valve.
- BRAVO Zulu. // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p11
The article describes the experiences of student aviator at the U.S. Navy's Naval Flight Officer including Benjamin Kosman, Lawrence Wiggins, and Alex Powell. Topics include the preflight testing of aircraft, the maintenance inspections of aircraft, and the failures on aircraft's engine,...
- "IT" HAPPENS. Loveless, Stephen // Mech;Jun2011, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p8
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experiences of doing a safety walk-around while removing the landing gear, signaling for the cockpit to take their hands off and noticing the damage on the starboard engine panel.
- Planing Link Final Check. Butler, Joshua // Mech;Jun2011, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p12
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experiences of pulling a twisted link of a planing link of the landing gear during a final check before takeoff.
- 180 no, 130 yes! // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Oct95, Issue 515, p40
Advises on dealing with swiveling problems in tail gear landing forks in Apache attack helicopters.
- AFTER THE THIRD PASS. Miller, Brandon // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p28
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience along with his crew on handling problems of landing gear during their flight from El Salvador International Airport through the application of Naval Air Training and Operating Procedure Standardization (NATOPS).
- Landing Gear Explodes. // Flying Safety;Aug2002, Vol. 58 Issue 8, p29
Examines a situation in which the landing gear of a military aircraft exploded during a takeoff roll.
- THE 4 HORSEMEN OF LANDING GEAR APOCALYPSE! Wiser, Doug // Flying Safety;Aug2004, Vol. 60 Issue 8, p7
Provides information on the four safety hazards in the landing gear systems of military aircraft.