Aircraft Maintenance for Pilots

Course Number: 
AER 3040
Semester: 
Fall
Subject: 
Aviation (AER)
Credits 
3.00

In this course, the student gets in-depth, hands-on learning with the mechanics of aircraft systems and components. Through practice in an approved aircraft and power plant maintenance training facility, the student becomes familiar with the tools for performing FAA-approved pilot maintenance tasks. The class covers the specific federal aviation regulations which govern pilot maintenance and the student keeps a maintenance log of their work. The student can write-up a faulty or inoperative system and communicate effectively with mechanics as they manage the maintenance and repair of the aircraft for which they're responsible.

2 hours of lecture, 1 hour of lab per week
[Course fee: $100]

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