SECTION I. INTRODUCTION
1. Purpose. The purpose of this manual is to provide complete
instructions for performing a maintenance test flight of RC-12D aircraft.
For the specific conditions which require a general or limited
maintenance test flight, refer to applicable FAR's and manufacturer's
a. Maintenance Test Flight. A functional test flight for which the
primary purpose is to determine whether the airframe, powerplant,
accessories, and other equipment are functioning in accordance with
b. Warnings, Cautions, and Notes. Warnings, Cautions, and
Notes are used to emphasize important and critical instructions and
are used for the following conditions:
An operating procedure, practice, etc., which, if not correctly
followed, could result in personal injury or loss of life.
An operating procedure, practice, etc., which, if not strictly
observed, will result in damage to or destruction of equipment.