Essentials of Tire Wear and Care, Part 3

Foreign Object Damage photo
Hangar floors, ramps, taxiways and runways should be kept clean of debris.
Credit: Aircraft Tire Care & Maintenance, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.
Some aspects of the operational use of business jet tires can lessen their overall life. Daily pressure checks are difficult to perform when an aircraft is not at its home base with access to the operator’s maintenance technicians. Quick turnarounds don’t allow tires to cool after a landing and long...

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