Aircraft Electricity Electronics

Author: Thomas K. Eismin
Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Glencoe
ISBN: 0071132864
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Airplanes

The material covered includes the details necessary for the Federal Aviation Administration certification of Airframe and Powerplants Technicians. The text expands well beyond this basic information, however, providing as in-depth study of both ac and dc systems for virtually all varieties of aircraft. The text takes students throught the fundamentals of electron theory and on to the study of aircraft digital control systems. Integrated into the text are various examples of troubleshooting techniques as they apply to aircraft systems. The text also provides details on a variety of gernal and commericial aircraft electrical/electronic systems, including avionic systems. One of the major changes in this edition is the moderization of material about electrical and electronic equipment to reflect current practices. Coverage of transistors and semiconductors, lighting systems, and nickel cadmium batteries has been updated while troubleshooting techniques using digital and analog meters have been added.This edition includes a Student Study Guide that parallels the text. It provides fill-in-the-blank questions that identify key term, demonstrates appliations of mathematical relationships, and validates learning progress by offering multiple-choice questions. The Instructor's Manual provides answers to the review questions and transparency masters to help you illustrate key concepts.

Aircraft Electricity and Electronics Sixth Edition

Author: Thomas K Eismin
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071799157
Release Date: 2013-10-03
Genre: Technology & Engineering

"Fully updated for the latest technological advances, this comprehensive text describes design concepts, FAA certification requirements, and aerospace-quality maintenance and repair techniques for aircraft electrical and electronics systems. The materials contained in this book will benefit designers, engineers, and technicians for all aircraft and aerospace vehicles. The requirements for the FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic certification are also presented"--Page 4 of cover.

Aircraft Electrical and Electronic Systems

Author: David Wyatt
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781136444340
Release Date: 2009-06-04
Genre: Technology & Engineering

The Aircraft Engineering Principles and Practice Series provides students, apprentices and practicing aerospace professionals with the definitive resources to take forward their aircraft engineering maintenance studies and career. This book provides a detailed introduction to the principles of aircraft electrical and electronic systems. It delivers the essential principles and knowledge required by certifying mechanics, technicians and engineers engaged in engineering maintenance on commercial aircraft and in general aviation. It is well suited for anyone pursuing a career in aircraft maintenance engineering or a related aerospace engineering discipline, and in particular those studying for licensed aircraft maintenance engineer status. The book systematically covers the avionic content of EASA Part-66 modules 11 and 13 syllabus, and is ideal for anyone studying as part of an EASA and FAR-147 approved course in aerospace engineering. All the necessary mathematical, electrical and electronic principles are explained clearly and in-depth, meeting the requirements of EASA Part-66 modules, City and Guilds Aerospace Engineering modules, BTEC National Units, elements of BTEC Higher National Units, and a Foundation Degree in aircraft maintenance engineering or a related discipline.

Study Guide for Aircraft Electricity and Electronics Sixth Edition

Author: Thomas Eismin
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071825023
Release Date: 2014-03-22
Genre: Transportation

Test your knowledge of modern electrical and electronics systems for aircraft Fully updated for the latest technological advances, this complete study guide features hundreds of multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blank, and analysis questions to reinforce the material presented in Aircraft Electricity and Electronics, Sixth Edition. Topics covered include design concepts, FAA certification requirements, and aerospace-quality maintenance and repair techniques for aircraft electrical and electronics systems. Designed to help you prepare for the FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic certification exam, this book contains new and revised information on: The Airbus A-380 and the Boeing 787 Fiber-optic cable Brushless motors and modern sensors Variable frequency generators Very light jet electrical power systems Electronic maintenance data Advanced integrated test equipment GPS augmentation systems and satellite communications Flight data and cockpit voice recorders Synthetic vision and radar systems Integrated flight decks Flight management systems And much more Study Guide for Aircraft Electricity and Electronics, Sixth Edition, covers: Fundamentals of electricity Applications of Ohm’s law Aircraft storage batteries Electric wire and wiring practices Alternating current Electrical control devices Digital electronics Electric measuring instruments Electric motors Generators and related control circuits Alternators, inverters, and related controls Power distribution systems Design and maintenance of aircraft electrical systems Radio theory Communication and navigation systems Weather warning and other safety systems Instruments and autoflight systems

Civil Aircraft Electrical Power System Safety Assessment

Author: Peng Wang
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 9780081007327
Release Date: 2017-06-12
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Civil Aircraft Electrical Power System Safety Assessment: Issues and Practices provides guidelines and methods for conducting a safety assessment process on civil airborne systems and equipment. As civil aircraft electrical systems become more complicated, electrical wiring failures have become a huge concern in industry and government—especially on aging platforms. There have been several accidents (most recently battery problems on the Boeing 777) with some of these having a relationship to wiring and power generation. Featuring a case study on the continuous safety assessment process of the civil airborne electrical power system, this book addresses problems, issues and troubleshooting techniques such as single event effects (SEE), the failure effects of electrical wiring interconnection systems (EWIS), formal theories and safety analysis methods in civil aircrafts. Introduces how to conduct assignment of development assurance levels for the electrical power system Includes safety assessments of aging platforms and their respective Electrical Wiring Interconnection System (EWIS) Features material on failure mechanisms for wiring systems and discussion of Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) sustainment

Aircraft Communications and Navigation Systems 2nd ed

Author: Mike Tooley
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317938330
Release Date: 2017-10-06
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Introducing the principles of communications and navigation systems, this book is written for anyone pursuing a career in aircraft maintenance engineering or a related aerospace engineering discipline, and in particular will be suitable for those studying for licensed aircraft maintenance engineer status. It systematically addresses the relevant sections (Air Transport Association of America chapters 23/34) of modules 11 and 13 of part-66 of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) syllabus and is ideal for anyone studying as part of an EASA and FAR-147-approved course in aerospace engineering. Delivers the essential principles and knowledge base required by Airframe and Propulsion (A&P) Mechanics for Modules 11 and 13 of the EASA Part-66 syllabus and BTEC National awards in aerospace engineering Supports mechanics, technicians and engineers studying for a Part-66 qualification Comprehensive and accessible, with self-test questions, exercises and multiple choice questions to enhance learning for both independent and tutor-assisted study Additional resources and interactive materials are available at the book's companion website at www.66web.co.uk

Standard Aviation Maintenance Handbook

Author: Jeppesen and Company
Publisher: Aviation Maintenance Pub
ISBN: 0884873242
Release Date: 2003-01-01
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Thoroughly revised and updated, Jeppesen's Aviation Maintenance Handbook is a key resource for A&P technicians, homebuilders, pilots, and aircraft owners. Developed as a quick reference guide for the most common aviation technical information, it includes hundreds of references useful in the aviation field.

Aircraft Sheet Metal

Author: Nick Bonacci
Publisher: Iap
ISBN: 0891002960
Release Date: 1987
Genre: Technology & Engineering

All you need to know about aircraft structures and materials, tools and fasteners, layout, setback, bends and repairs, and practical applications of dies, jigs and fixtures. Great for special classes and homebuilders. Fully illustrated with glossary, index and study questions. Written by Nick Bonacci. ISBN# 0-89100-296-0. 140 pages.

Aircraft hydraulic systems

Author: William L. Green
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0471908487
Release Date: 1985
Genre: Technology & Engineering

A comprehensive introduction, suitable for both students and practicing engineers. Thoroughly explains the aircraft General Services and Flying Control Systems and their common components, covers the flying control unit, fluid compressibility, the performance of powered flying controls, stability, and methods for component selection. Worked examples, self-assessment exercises, numerical questions, and references are included.

Fundamentals of International Aviation

Author: Suzanne K. Kearns
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781351780667
Release Date: 2018-03-19
Genre: Transportation

International aviation is a massive and complex industry that is crucial to our global economy and way of life. Fundamentals of International Aviation, designed for the next generation of aviation professionals, flips the traditional approach to aviation education. Instead of focusing on one career in one country, it has been designed to introduce the aviation industry on a global scale with a broad view of all the interconnected professional groups. Therefore, this is an appropriate introductory book for any aviation career (including aviation regulators, maintenance engineers, pilots, flight attendants, airline managers, dispatchers, air traffic controllers, and airport managers among many others). Each chapter of this text introduces a different cross-section of the industry, from air law to operations, security to remotely-piloted aircraft (drones). A variety of learning tools are built into each section, including case studies that describe an aviation accident related to the content of each chapter. This book provides a foundation of aviation industry awareness that will support the next generation as they choose a career path that best aligns with their interests and ambitions. It also offers current professionals an enriched understanding of the practices and challenges between the many interconnected professional groups that make up the rich fabric of international aviation. Online slides and a test bank are available as an eResource for this book, which can be found at www.routledge.com/9781138708976.

Aircraft Powerplants Eighth Edition

Author: Thomas W. Wild
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071799133
Release Date: 2013-09-18
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Fully revised to cover the latest industry advances, Aircraft Powerplants, Eighth Edition, prepares you for certification as an FAA powerplant technician in accordance with the Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR).

Aircraft Basic Science Eighth Edition

Author: Michael Kroes
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071799188
Release Date: 2013-03-30
Genre: Transportation

Learn the latest technologies needed to pass the FAA airframe and powerplant maintenance certification! Aircraft Basic Science, Eighth Edition, is a valuable resource for students of aviation technology that provides updated information needed to prepare for an FAA airframe and powerplant maintenance certification. This expanded edition includes recent advances in technology, such as the use of composite aircraft materials, with revised examples and figures to more accurately reflect the state of the industry. For easy reference, chapters are illustrated and present specific aspects of aircraft materials, fabrication processes, maintenance tools, and federal aviation regulations. This updated edition includes: The use, inspection, and fabrication of composite structures, including honeycomb, fiberglass, and carbon fiber materials 4-page full-color insert Hypersonic flight aerodynamics as they apply to high-speed aircraft and space reentry vehicles Tilt rotor aircraft aerodynamics and design New alloys and processes used in aircraft such as powered aluminum and friction stir welding Relevant ICAO/EASA (European and international) rules and regulations including maintenance and repair organizations (MROs), the NASA safety reporting system, ATA systems, the electronic document retrieval system, and recordkeeping systems Ground handling and safety for large, airline-style aircraft New alternative fuels under development including bio and other synthetic fuels FAA Airframe and Powerplant certification requirements needed to perform and approve aircraft maintenance

Aircraft Maintenance and Repair

Author: Michael J. Kroes
Publisher:
ISBN: 0071206779
Release Date: 2002-07-01
Genre:

This text is one of five that compose the Glencoe Aviation Technology Series. Like all of the titles in this series, this text provides coverage of practical skills while building a foundation for more advanced learning. It offers a thorough presentation of all aspects of aircraft maintenance and repair, including information on new materials, structures, systems, and processes. This edition includes all the theoretical and practical information that students need for certification as FAA airframe technicians in accordance with Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR). In preparing the Sixth Edition, the authors reviewed FAR Parts 65 and 147 and appropriate Advisory Circulars, as well as realted Federal Aviation Regulations.