Jeppesen's A&P Technician General Textbook and Workbook is an essential tool for successful aircraft maintenance training. Not only does it provide the fundamentals for the student studying to become a certificated maintenance technician, but it also serves as an excellent resource for the experienced maintenance professional.
Written to the new FAR part 147 standards. Expanded to include a complete section on electrical generators and motors, new hardware, and nonmetallic components. Also includes current and comprehensive coverage on those items found in the previous version. Many new tables, charts and illustrations, including: abrasives, corrosion removal and treatment, corrosion points, and helicopter weight and balance and others.
This thoroughly revised, expanded and updated edition fully integrates practical A&P general skills with the theory of the A&P general topic areas. It includes a wealth of illustrations and examples to help you get the most from your study efforts. Each section also includes comprehensive exercises that check your understanding of the material. The textbook familiarizes you with the fundamental concepts, terms, and procedures that are the foundation of the more complex material you will encounter later in your maintenance training including:
- Basic Electricity
- Electrical Generators & Motors
- Aircraft Drawings
- Weight & Balance
- Aircraft Structural Materials
- Aircraft Hardware
- Hand Tools and Measuring Devices
- Fluid Lines & Fittings
- Nondestructive Testing
- Cleaning and Corrosion Control
- Ground Handling and Servicing
- Maintenance Publications, Forms, and Records
- Mechanic Privileges, Limitations, and Responsibilities
The A&P Technician General Textbook and Workbook is a primary component of the integrated Jeppesen maintenance training system. Also available is the Jeppesen A&P Technician General Test Guide with Oral and Practical Study Guide which is fully integrated and cross-referenced with this book.
Revised July 2017