Sec. 145.59 - Inspection of work performed.
(a) Each certificated domestic repair
station shall, before approving an airframe, powerplant, propeller,
instrument, radio, or accessory for return to service after maintaining or
altering it, have that article inspected by a qualified inspector. After
performing a maintenance or alteration operation, the station shall
certify on the maintenance or alteration record of the article that it is
airworthy with respect to the work performed.
(b) For the purposes of paragraph (a) of
this section, the qualified inspector must be a person employed by the
station, who has shown by experience as a journeyman that he understands
the inspection methods, techniques, and equipment used in determining the
air-worthiness of the article concerned. He must also be proficient in
using various types of mechanical and visual inspection aids appropriate
for the article being inspected.
[Doc. No. 1157, 27 FR 6662, July 13, 1962, as
amended by Amdt. 145-16, 43 FR 22643, May 25, 1978]