The Basics of Helicopter Maintenance What You Need To Know

Written by Technology Magazine on October 31st, 2018. Posted in Field balancing procedure, Helicopter rotor, Maintenance for aircrafts

I’m not expert, but when I get interested in something, I try to learn as much about it as I can. When I was growing up, I was always fascinated by helicopters. I was so young, but I think it was the way they were able to hover that really grabbed me. I asked my parents everything I could think about the aircraft. Briefly, I wanted to become a pilot. It passed, but I never got over my fascination with flying, helicopters specifically.

As the industry passes $5 billion annually, it seems I’m not the only one with a fascination for helicopters! But once you own one, you have to remember to take care of it, for your safety and the safety of those around you. Aircraft maintenance is one of the most important aspects of owning a helicopter. Whether it’s something you do yourself (ideally because you are trained to do so) or because you hire a company to do it, it’s a necessary part of ownership of a high quality bird.

From maintenance on the chopper’s high-end engine to