After an aircraft company has tightened the last nut and bolt on a new airliner, how much flight testing is required before it is certified to carry passengers?
#125998. Asked by darksplash. (May 20 12 11:49 AM)
New aircraft are tested rigorously in many areas before they are certified for passenger carriage. There is no standard amount of test hours, however the hours tested can easily reach into the thousands of hours.
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