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1

What publication should a mechanic consult to determine if a repair is considered major or minor?

Part 43, Appendix A

2

Where in the FARs will you find the certification requirements for mechanics?

Part 65

3

What are the ratings issued under a mechanic certificate?

Airframe and powerplant

4

What types of work may a certified mechanic perform?

Supervise, perform preventative maintenance or alterations

5

Is a certified air frame mechanic allowed to perform maintenance on engines?

Not unless they are supervised by a mechanic who holds a power plant rating

6

What are the limitations to a mechanic's privileges with regard to propellers?

Mechanic may not perform or supervise major repairs, or major alterations of propellers

7

Is a mechanic allowed to repair or alter an aircraft instrument?

No

8

What are the requirements for recent experience in order to exercise the privileges of your certificate and rating?

Must have works as a mechanic or technically supervised other mechanics for at least 6 months out the last 24 months

9

What authority does a mechanic have regarding approval for return to service?

Can approve an aircraft, airframe, engine propeller, or appliance for return to service

10

What are the privileges of an A & P mechanic in regards to inspections?

Can perform and approve for return to service an airframe or engine following a 100 hour inspection

11

What is the duration of a mechanic certificate?

Valid until surrendered, suspended or revoked

12

What are the privileges and limitations of an A & P mechanic regarding repairs and alterations to airframes and engines and their approval to return to service?

May perform major repairs and alterations but not approve them for return to service unless they have an IA

13

In addition to performing maintenance, what other privileges are granted to a powerplant mechanic?

Powerplant mechanic may perform a 100-hour inspection and approve an engine to be back to service

14

When may a mechanic perform an annual inspection and return the aircraft to service?

When the mechanic holds an Inspection Authorization

15

May a mechanic supervise an inspection, (or a portion of an inspection) and then approve the aircraft back to service?

No. The mechanic must actually perform the inspection

16

What is the duration of a temporary airman certificate??

120 days

17

If the mechanics certificate is revoked, how long must he she wait before applying for a new certificate

One year

18

What should a mechanic do if his or her temporary certificate is about to expire?

Contact local FISDO for assistance

19

Is a person with a private pilot's certificate allowed to perform maintenance, and if so, what are their limitiations?

They can perform preventive maintence in accordance with part 43.3 and Part 43.7 and Appendix A on an airplane owned by them.
They can also approve for that plane to return to service

20

What are the requirements as an aircraft mechanic when you have a change of address?

Notify the FAA in writing within 30 days of any change to permanent address

21

What part of the Federal Aviation Regulations gives the requirements for the issuance of a mechanic certificate?

Part 65

22

What are the two ratings that can be issued to a mechanic certificate?

airframe and powerplant

23

For how long is a mechanic certificate valid?

until effective date or surrendered

24

What is the recency of experience requirement for keeping a mechanic certificate valid?

The holder of the certificate must have used it technically or in a supervisory capacity for at least six months of the preceding 24 months.

25

For how long is a temporary mechanic certificate valid?

120 days

26

Is it legal for a certificated mechanic to make a minor repair to an aircraft instrument?

No, not unless this mechanic is operating under the authority of a Certificated Repair Station approved for this operation

27

Who is authorized to approve an aircraft return to service after a majot repair has been made to its basic structure?

An A&P mechanic holding an Inspection Authorization

28

Is it legal for a certificated powerplant mechanic to make a major repair to a propeller?

No, not unless he/she is operating under the authority of a Certificated Repair Station approved for this operation

29

In what part of the Federal Aviation Regulations can a mechanic find a list of operations that are considered to be major airframe repairs?

FAR Part 43, Appendix A

30

In what part of the Federal Aviation Regulations can a mechanic find a list of items that should be inspected on a 100-hour inspection?

FAR Part 43, Appendix D