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AMET 117 - Landing Gear and Dynamic Drive Trains
AMET 117

The module covers the transmission of energy through gear trains and absorption of energy in landing gear.

Hours:
  • Total Hours: 36.8
  • Lecture Hours: 36.8
Total Weeks: 15

This course is offered online: No

Prerequisite: Admission in to the Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Program
Course Content:

T17-1 - Landing Gear, Wheels and Brakes

  • Locate all applicable air regulations
  • Describe landing gear types and their configurations
  • Install landing gear
  • Install aircraft wheels
  • Install aircraft tires
  • Install aircraft brakes
  • Explain anti-skid systems
  • Install gear retraction systems
T17-2 - Dynamic Drive trains
  • Maintain drive shafts and transmission accessories
  • Maintain freewheel units
  • Describe clutch types
  • Inspect various gear systems
  • Maintain aircraft gearboxes
  • Locate regulations applicable to maintenance of aircraft drive trains
Learning Outcomes:
  • The student will identify the parts and explain the function and maintenance of landing gear installation and dynamic drivetrain installations.
Grading System: Percentage

Passing Grade: 70%

Percentage of Individual Work: 100

Course Offered in Other Programs: No

Additional Comments:
  • T17-1=57%
  • T17-2=43%

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

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