Active Standard ASTM F2242 | Developed by Subcommittee: F37.30
Book of Standards Volume: 15.11
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This specification covers the minimum requirements for production acceptance testing of a powered parachute aircraft. The test includes ground and flight testing. In ground testing, the aircraft shall undergo inspection verification and engine break-in. In flight testing, on the other hand, the aircraft shall be inspected for performance while on a specified flight time, including takeoff and landing, and shall undergo instrument verification. In addition, this specification also provides for post flight acceptance testing, which shall include a review of all flight critical attachments and structures.
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ICS Number Code 97.220.40 (Outdoor and water sports equipment)