This module covers maintenance of the compass, gas heater, wing deicing system, and pitot-static systems.
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Admission to the Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Program.
P17-1 Compass Swing
P17-2 Gas Heater
Test accuracy of compass against a master compass and prepare correction card
Disassemble heater module and inspect to manufacturer’s specification
Reassemble and function test module
P17-4 Pitot Static
Function test de-icing system
Repair damage in de-icing boot
P17-5 Muff heater
Test aircraft installation using Barfield test instrument
Inspect an exhaust muff heating system for serviceability
P17-7 Oxygen Systems
Function test a NAV/COM system
Function test an autopilot system
Inspect and test a fire detection system
Function test inverter system
Service an aircraft oxygen system
Inspect and test an aircraft oxygen system
- Complete an inspection of a gas heater and test its operation.
- Test the function of a pitot-static system, a wing de-icing system, and a compass and repair as necessary.
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