Course Descriptions & Student Learning Outcomes

AERO 137 - Airframe Maintenance III (7)

  • Prerequisite: "C" in AERO in 130 and in 131 and in 133 and in 135
  • Corequisite: AERO 136

AERO majors only. Theory of operation of aircraft hydraulic, pneumatic, oxygen and auto-pilot systems; inspect and repair aircraft hydraulic, fuel, pneumatic and instrument systems and other aircraft components as specified by Federal Aviation Regulation Part 147.

250 hrs. lect./lab. over 8 weeks

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of AERO 137, the student will be able to:

  • Inspect, check, service, and repair landing gear, brakes, wheels, tires, hydraulic and pneumatic power systems and components
  • Inspect, check, troubleshoot and service heating, cooling, air conditioning, pressurization and oxygen systems and components
  • Inspect, check and troubleshoot autopilot systems
  • Inspect, check, and service communication and navigation systems
  • Inspect and repair antennas and electronic equipment
  • Check and service fuel dump systems, pressure fueling systems, and fuel management systems
  • Repair fuel system component
  • Inspect and repair quantity, pressure, and temperature indicating systems
  • Repair and inspect electrical systems and components
  • Inspect, check, and troubleshoot constant speed and integrated speed drive generators
  • Inspect, check, and service brake and antiskid systems
  • Inspect, check, troubleshoot and service position warning and indicating systems
  • Inspect, check, troubleshoot, service, and repair ice and rain control systems
  • Inspect, check, and service smoke, fire, and carbon monoxide detection systems
  • Inspect, check, service, troubleshoot, and repair fire extinguishing systems

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