Aircraft Powerplants Eighth Edition

Author: Thomas W. Wild
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071799141
Size: 11,55 MB
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The most comprehensive, current guide to aircraft powerplants Fully revised to cover the latest industry advances, Aircraft Powerplants, Eighth Edition, prepares you for certification as an FAA powerplant technician in accordance with the Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR). This authoritative text has been updated to reflect recent changes in FAR Part 147. This new edition features expanded coverage of turbine-engine theory and nomenclature; current models of turbofan, turboprop, and turboshaft engines; and up-to-date details on turbine-engine fuel, oil, and ignition systems. Important information on how individual components and systems operate together is integrated throughout the text. Clear photos of various components and a full-color insert of diagrams and systems are included. Review questions at the end of each chapter enable you to check your knowledge of the topics presented in this practical resource. Aircraft Powerplants, Eighth Edition, covers: Aircraft powerplant classification and progress Reciprocating-engine construction and nomenclature Internal-combustion engine theory and performance Lubricants and lubricating systems Induction systems, superchargers, turbochargers, and cooling and exhaust systems Basic fuel systems and carburetors Fuel injection systems Reciprocating-engine ignition and starting systems Operation, inspection, maintenance, and troubleshooting of reciprocating engines Reciprocating-engine overhaul practices Gas-turbine engine: theory, jet propulsion principles, engine performance, and efficiencies Principal parts of a gas-turbine engine, construction, and nomenclature Gas-turbine engine: fuels and fuel systems Turbine-engine lubricants and lubricating systems Ignition and starting systems of gas-turbine engines Turbofan, turboprop, and turboshaft engines Gas-turbine operation, inspection, troubleshooting, maintenance, and overhaul Propeller theory, nomenclature, and operation Turbopropellers and control systems Propeller installation, inspection, and maintenance Engine indicating, warning, and control systems

Aircraft Basic Science Eighth Edition

Author: Michael Kroes
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071799184
Size: 16,76 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Learn the latest technologies needed to pass the FAA airframe and powerplant maintenance certification! Aircraft Basic Science, Eighth Edition, is a valuable resource for students of aviation technology that provides updated information needed to prepare for an FAA airframe and powerplant maintenance certification. This expanded edition includes recent advances in technology, such as the use of composite aircraft materials, with revised examples and figures to more accurately reflect the state of the industry. For easy reference, chapters are illustrated and present specific aspects of aircraft materials, fabrication processes, maintenance tools, and federal aviation regulations. This updated edition includes: The use, inspection, and fabrication of composite structures, including honeycomb, fiberglass, and carbon fiber materials 4-page full-color insert Hypersonic flight aerodynamics as they apply to high-speed aircraft and space reentry vehicles Tilt rotor aircraft aerodynamics and design New alloys and processes used in aircraft such as powered aluminum and friction stir welding Relevant ICAO/EASA (European and international) rules and regulations including maintenance and repair organizations (MROs), the NASA safety reporting system, ATA systems, the electronic document retrieval system, and recordkeeping systems Ground handling and safety for large, airline-style aircraft New alternative fuels under development including bio and other synthetic fuels FAA Airframe and Powerplant certification requirements needed to perform and approve aircraft maintenance

Aircraft Maintenance Repair Eighth Edition

Author: Ronald Sterkenburg
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 1260441067
Size: 20,44 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Get up-to-date information on every aspect of aircraft maintenance and prepare for the FAA A&P certification exam This trusted textbook covers all of the airframe maintenance and repair topics that students must understand in order to achieve Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) certification as set forth by the FAA’s FAR 147 curriculum. Fully updated for the latest standards and technologies, the book offers detailed discussions of key topics, including structures and coverings, sheet metal and welding, assemblies, landing gear, and fuel systems. Relevant FAA regulations and safety requirements are highlighted throughout. You will get hundreds of illustrations, end-of-chapter review questions, and multiple-choice practice exam questions. New content reflects the industry-wide shift toward all-composite aircraft models and includes explanations of cutting-edge covering systems, modern welding techniques, methods and tools for riveting and rigging, fire detection, and de-icing systems. Aircraft Maintenance & Repair, Eighth Edition, covers: •Hazardous materials•Structures•Fabric•Painting•Welding equipment•Welding and repair•Sheet-metal construction, inspection, and repair•Plastics and composites•Assembly and rigging•Fluid power•Aircraft landing-gear and fuel systems•Environmental and auxiliary systems•Troubleshooting

Aircraft Maintenance And Repair Seventh Edition

Author: Michael Kroes
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071801510
Size: 11,68 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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GET UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION TO PERFORM RETURN-TO-SERVICE AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE AND PASS YOUR FAA AIRCRAFT CERTIFICATION! Aircraft Maintenance & Repair, Seventh Edition, is a valuable resource for students of aviation technology that provides updated information needed to prepare for an FAA airframe technician certification — and can be used with classroom discussions and practical application in the shop and on aircraft. This expanded edition includes recent advances in aviation technology to help students fi nd employment as airframe and powerplant mechanics and other technical and engineering-type occupations. For easy reference, chapters are illustrated and present specific aspects of aircraft materials, fabrication processes, maintenance tools and techniques, and federal aviation regulations. THIS UPDATED EDITION INCLUDES: Modern aircraft developed since the previous edition, such as the Boeing 777, the Airbus A330, modern corporate jets, and new light aircraft New chemicals and precautions related to composite materials Current FAA regulations and requirements FAA Airframe and Powerplant certification requirements 8-page full-color insert The newest maintenance and repair tools and techniques Updated figures and expanded chapters

Aircraft Powerplants Ninth Edition

Author: Thomas W. Wild
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 1259835715
Size: 13,65 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The most comprehensive guide to aircraft powerplants―fully updated for the latest advances This authoritative textbook contains all the information you need to learn to master the operation and maintenance of aircraft engines and achieve FAA Powerplant certification. The book offers clear explanations of all engine components, mechanics, and technologies. This ninth edition has been thoroughly revised to include the most current and critical topics. Brand-new sections explain the latest engine models, diesel engines, alternative fuels, pressure ratios, and reciprocating and turbofan engines. Hundreds of detailed diagrams and photos illustrate each topic. Aircraft Powerplants, Ninth Edition covers: •Aircraft powerplant classification and progress •Reciprocating-engine construction and nomenclature •Internal-combustion engine theory and performance •Lubricants and lubricating systems •Induction systems, superchargers, and turbochargers •Cooling and exhaust systems •Basic fuel systems and carburetors •Fuel injection systems •Reciprocating-engine ignition and starting systems •Operation, inspection, maintenance, and troubleshooting of reciprocating engines •Reciprocating engine overhaul practices •Principal parts, construction, types, and nomenclature of gas-turbine engines •Gas-turbine engine theory and jet propulsion principles •Turbine-engine lubricants and lubricating systems •Ignition and starting systems of gas-turbine engines •Turbofan, turboprop, and turboshaft engines •Gas-turbine operation, inspection, troubleshooting, maintenance, and overhaul •Propeller theory, nomenclature, and operation •Turbopropellers and control systems •Propeller installation, inspection, and maintenance •Engine indicating, warning, and control systems

Aircraft Powerplants

Author: Ralph D. Bent
Editor: Gregg Division McGraw-Hill
ISBN:
Size: 12,88 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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