How well do you remember your inspection requirements? How often do you have to inspect your pitot static system? Your Transponder? Your emergency locator transmitter (ELT)? Your VOR(s)? Test your knowledge by answering the following question:
Your aircraft had the static pressure system and altimeter tested and inspected on January 5, of this year, and was found to comply with FAA standards. These systems must be reinspected and approved for use in controlled airspace under IFR by
- January 5, next year.
- January 5, 2 years hence.
- January 31, 2 years hence.
Andrew Hartley is a certificated flight instructor and commercial pilot in Columbus, Ohio.