Commentary

August 2016 Issue

Static Wicks, the Best GPS, and Sticky Headsets

During our research, we asked static wick manufacturers about ICAW procedures (instructions for continued airworthiness) and all noted that aside from a preflight visual inspection, itís important to look for signs of corrosion where the wick attaches to the skin. Additionally, youíll want to inspect the tips. Testing rarely happens on the shop level.

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