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Glider Best Practices

The following "best practices" have been provided by CAP members of various programs

Glider Risk Assessment and Release Process (Proof-of-Concept)

Summary: The document below helps to explain the processes and tools used during the proof-of-concept for the new glider risk assessment worksheet and Flight Release Officer's checklist.

Provided by: Col Murrell, SER Glider Program

Documents: Glider Risk Assessment and Release Process

Glider Assembly and Disassembly Checklists

Summary:  A spreadsheet containing checklists designed to assist in the assembly, disassembly, trailering, and inventory of gliders.  Tabs are provided for the assembly and disassembly of the L23 and 2-33.

Provided by: Lt Col Freeman, NER

Document(s):  Glider Assembly, Disassembly, and Trailering Checklists

Glider Maintenance Tracking Spreadsheet

Summary:  A spreadsheet that support tracking of ADs and life limited parts.  The user enters airframe hours, cycles, and due by dates.  The spreadsheet calculates and displays the most life limiting items.

Provided by: Lt Col Freeman, NER

Document(s):  Glider Maintenance Tracking Spreadsheet

 

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