Online Pilot Logbook | Professional Aviation Record Keeping™
Aircraft Maintenance - Independent Engine Times
- Under the Airframe record, create an Engine record for each engine.
- Under each engine, create a Total Time record for the engine's time as
of your "starting" date.
- From the
screen, create an Operation record for the same date and total time as your
Total Time record for Engine #1 above.
- Engine #1 is primary. On the Flight Entry and Maintenance Entry screens,
always enter the times/cycles for Engine #1. The system assumes that
all engines are cycled/timed together.
- On the Aircraft Status
screen, Engine #1 will show your latest times as entered. (This is the
"Starting Time" + "Time Since Start.) Engine #2 and all other engines will
show Engine #1's times as "Primary", and the actual engine times under
- Whenever the engine times/cycles diverge because engines are operated
independently, simply update the appropriate Total Time record for
Engine #2 (or Engine #3, etc).