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Thread: “sport aircraft seats”?

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    Default Re: “sport aircraft seats”?

    Actual weight is better and gives you the real numbers. In some situations could be the difference between life and death.

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    Default Re: “sport aircraft seats”?

    Quote Originally Posted by andya View Post
    When I compute a weight and balance for a particular trip is it proper to use 170# per person in the aircraft even if I have the actual weights?
    In the past I have used actual weights or estimated actual when I did not have that info.
    91.3 PIC responsibility.

    91.7 Civil Aircraft Airworthiness

    91.9 Civil Flight Manual, markings, and placard requirements

    91.103 preflight actions

    https://www.faa.gov/regulations_poli...A-H-8083-1.pdf

    You decide, after all, it is the PIC that is responsible.



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    Default Re: “sport aircraft seats”?

    As far as, a burn test goes, i thought an A&P is able to conduct a burn test and verify the material to be safe, or not?



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    Witnessing Compliance testing for burn certification is a DER function.


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    Default Re: “sport aircraft seats”?

    BURN TESTED MATERIALS – FAR 25.853 paper work included With sport aircraft seats.



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