AMET 116 - Fuel and Environmental Systems

This course covers the airframe fuel system components and the systems that control the cockpit environment.


Hours: 27.2 (Lecture Hours: 27.2)


Total Weeks: 15



Admission to the Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Program.


Non-Course Prerequisites:




Course Content:
Fuel Systems

- Describe aircraft fuels
- Describe fuel system components
- Explain fuel system operation
- Maintain aircraft fuel system
Environmental Systems
- Explain the theory and operation of aircraft air conditioning systems
- Describe basic aircraft heating and ventilating systems
- Describe aircraft pressurization system operation and components
- Describe the need for and the use of oxygen systems on board aircraft
- Identify regulatory requirements pertaining to aircraft systems


Learning Outcomes:

The student will identify the components and explain the function and maintenance of the airframe fuel system and cabin environmental control system.


Grading System: Percentage


Passing Grade: 70%


Percentage of Individual Work: 100


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