Table 1. Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS) - Continued
Item to be Inspected
Canopy Assembly Fabric. Inspect for
rips, holes, tears, dampness, debris,
frays, broken or loose stitching, and
marred and illegible marks.
Apex Lines. Inspect for burns, thin
cords, loose or broken stitching on
lateral band or radial seam.
Upper Lateral Band. Inspect for
holes, cuts, frays, tears, burns, and
loose or broken stitching.
Gore Sections. Inspect for
dampness, dirt, foreign materials,
holes, cuts, tears, frays, burns, loose
or broken stitching, and marred or
Information Data Block. Inspect for
illegibility of data.
Radial Seams. Inspect for loose and
broken stitching, holes, tears.
Canopy Lines. Inspect fro loose or
broken stitching, holes, tears, lack of
freedom within radial seams.
V-Tabs. Inspect for loose or broken
stitching, frays, tears, burns, and cuts.
Lower Lateral Band. Inspect for loose
or broken stitching, rips, snags, and
Suspension Lines. Inspect for loose
or broken stitching, broken cords,
frays, burns, and tears. Inspect for
Pocket Band. Inspect for loose or
broken stitching, frays, tears, burns,