Posted by Carl Helka on
There are many different forms of non-destructive testing or NDT services. These tests help ensure that nothing has been damaged in the components before being installed. NDT testing is also helpful with new parts, primarily to ensure that the component was not damaged during storage or transportation. Non-destructive testing helps aviation mechanics ensure that the parts they are using are dependable and safe for use. If there is any sign of damage, they know not to use that part again. In aviation, it is essential to test for corrosion and cracks because of the harsh conditions. If a mechanic were...