RC-12Q aircraft. Material that is common to both models will have no
Crew requirements are as specified in TM 1-1500-328-23 and
The duration of a general or limited test flight shall be in
accordance with the requirements of TM 1-1500-328-23.
1-4. SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS.
Cargo and Passengers. Cargo and passengers are prohibited
on maintenance test flights.
Forms and Records. Forms and records will be checked prior
to the maintenance test flight to determine what maintenance has been
performed and the type of maintenance test flight required (i.e., general
Configuration. The configuration of the aircraft should be
determined prior to each maintenance test flight in order to determine
Post Test Flight Inspection. A thorough visual inspection will
be performed to the extent necessary to assure that deficiencies or
short-comings that may have developed as a result of the maintenance
test flight are detected.
References. When a maintenance test flight is required to
assure proper operation of a specific system(s), refer to the applicable
maintenance manual for the limits of that system.
Asterisked Checks. An asterisk (*) prior to a check requires
that the test flight check sheet be annotated with a specific reading.
Also, a check (3) for satisfactory performance, or an (X) for problem
detected will be recorded and a short statement entered in the remarks
block of the check sheet.
An (O) prior to a check indicates a requirement if the equipment