Flashcards in Inoperative Equipment Deck (3)
What is a good inoperative equipment decision tree derived from FAR 91.213?
What is broken?
Do I feel safe to fly?
No= don't fly
Yes=refer to MEL
Does a/c have FAA app MEL (N#)?
Yes= follow MEL
No= refer to type cert data sheet or VFR day type cert(min equip req for FAA cert. found in AFM or FAA website)
Do you have type cert data sheet or VFR type cert?
No=follow kinds of operations list(section 2)
Is there a kinds of operations list on POH or AFM?
No=refer to 91.205
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If you need to fly somewhere to get plane fixed and it is safe doing so, how can you?
Apply for a special flight permit such as a ferry flight
It is obtained from the FSDO, flight standards district office who will then likely refer you to their DAR, designated airworthiness representative.