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AMET 115 - Aircraft Controls and Rigging

This module covers the control systems and rigging procedures for aircraft engine and flight controls.

 

Hours: 24 (Lecture Hours: 24)

 

Total Weeks: 15

 

Prerequisite:

Admission in to the Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Program.

 

Non-Course Prerequisites:
None

 

Co-requisites:
None

 

Course Content:
T15-1 - FIXED WING FLIGHT CONTROLS

- Review various types of controls
- Describe cable and wire control systems
- Comply with the applicable air regulations
- Describe electrical/electronic flight control systems
- Rig aircraft fixed surfaces
- Rig flying control surfaces
T15-2 - HELICOPTER FLIGHT CONTROLS
- Rig helicopter control systems
- Describe flexible push/pull control systems
- Comply with the applicable air regulations
- Describe rod and tube control systems
- Describe electrical/electronic flight control systems
- Explain automatic flight control systems
- Explain hydraulic control systems

 

Learning Outcomes:

The student will identify the parts and explain the function and maintenance of typical control systems for engines and flight controls.

 

Grading System: Percentage

 

Passing Grade: 70%

 

Percentage of Individual Work: 100

 

Additional Comments:

T15-1=33%
T15-2=67%

 

Textbooks:
Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.

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