Aviation Maintenance Technician: Powerplant

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 9/15/2011
  • Publisher: Aviation Supplies and Academics, Inc.

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Detailing the technical maintenance of turbine and reciprocating engines, this book covers the final section of the FAA's required curriculum for aviation maintenance technicians. Theory and construction of these engines are discussed, along with propellers, development of aircraft powerplants, and powerplant auxiliary systems. A study guide with practice questions and answers is included to aid further review. New material on generator and alternator maintenance and diesel engines is also featured in this updated edition.

Author Biography

Dale Crane was an airframe and powerplant mechanic, a designated mechanic-examiner, a commercial pilot, and a flight instructor. He was involved in aviation for more than 50 years and was the recipient of the FAA’s Charles Taylor Master Mechanic Award.

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