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Vigil Information Bulletin

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Advanced Aerospace Designs has recently released an Information Bulletin as a reminder regarding battery replacement intervals required for their Vigil 1 and Vigil 2 automatic activation devices. The bulletin reminds jumpers that battery replacement is mandatory when “Bat Low” or “Bat Rpl” appears on the controller screen or when the Vigil has reached a maximum of 10 years plus three months.

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Airtec Changes Maintenance Requirement

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Airtec, GmbH, maker of the CYPRES 2 automatic activation device, has announced a change in the maintenance requirements for all civilian CYPRES 2 AADs manufactured after January 1, 2016.

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Rating Corner | Rules, Reasoning, Liability & Ethics

Rating Corner | Rules, Reasoning, Liability & Ethics
Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Does an instructional rating holder have more liability than those not coaching or instructing? Inherently, yes. You take on more responsibility—hence more liability—by assuming a role that cares for students. However, there are clear limits to that liability and simple ways to reduce the likelihood that you will be held legally accountable in any situation. How do you reduce your risk? By applying your ethics.

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Safety Check | Wings in Water

Safety Check | Wings in Water
Wednesday, September 1, 2010
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A Low-Cost Life Saver

A Low-Cost Life Saver
Friday, January 1, 2010

How do I make a closing loop?  How do I know if mine needs replacing?

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