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quick turn-around inspection [1 record]

Record 1 2017-02-22


Subject field(s)
  • Engineering Tests and Reliability
  • Aeronautical Engineering and Maintenance
  • Air Materiel Maintenance

An inspection which combines the intent of after flight check and before flight check, carried out when conditions warrant a rapid turn around of specific aircraft.


Hydraulic reservoir - servicing. Hydraulic levels are checked at layover and higher checks and any time there is reason to suspect fluid loss. The level check is not required on a routine enroute check.


quick turn-around inspection; AB check: term and shortened form to be used by the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Forces.

Key term(s)
  • enroute station stop check


  • Fiabilité, contrôle et essais (Ingénierie)
  • Aérotechnique et maintenance
  • Maintenance du matériel de l'air

Vérification qui regroupe les vérifications avant et après-vol et qui est faite lorsque les conditions permettent une remise en œuvre rapide de l'aéronef.


inspection de rotation accélérée; vérification AB : terme et forme abrégée d’usage obligatoire au ministère de la Défense nationale et dans les Forces canadiennes.


vérification à l'escale : terme uniformisé par les Comités d'uniformisation de la terminologie aéronautique (CUTA) - Opérations aériennes.


vérification entre deux vols; vérification à l'escale : termes uniformisés par le Comité d’uniformisation de la terminologie aéronautique (CUTA) – Maintenance.


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