Aviation Maintenance Management

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SIU Press, 1986 - Transportation - 208 pages
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This is a practical approach to, and com­prehensive examination of, the problems that face the aviation supervisor.

 

The first chapter discusses the impact of population and geographic changes on the regulation of the airline industry. Chapter 2 deals with “The Federal Aviation Administration,” Chapter 3 with “Regulatory Requirements,” and Chapter 4 with “Organizational Struc­tures.” Chapter 5, “Management Re­sponsibilities,” explores such practical aspects as directing programs, leader­ship, providing motivation and incen­tives, and communication. Chapter 6, “Aviation Maintenance Procedures”—Chapter 7, “Applications of Aviation Maintenance Concepts”—and Chapter 8, “Budgeting, Cost Controls, and Cost Reduction”—also explore the daily problems of aviation supervision in practical terms.

 

Chapter 9, “Training and Professional Development in Aviation Maintenance,” contains a discussion of certified avia­tion maintenance technical schools. Chapter 10 is an in-depth assessment of “Safety and Maintenance.” Discussed here are safety in the maintenance hangar and on the ramp, fueling aircraft, electrical safety, radiation concerns, and building requirements. Chapter 11, “Electronic Data Processing,” covers the computer and applications of received data. Chapter 12, “Aviation Maintenance Management Problem Areas,” deals with matters ranging from parts ordering to administrative concerns. The final chap­ter is a “Forecast and Summary.”

 

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Contents

Introduction
1
The Federal Aviation Administration
12
Regulatory Requirements
30
Organizational Structures
50
Management Responsibilities
67
Aviation Maintenance Procedures
78
Applications of Aviation Maintenance Concepts
93
Budgeting Cost Controls and Cost Reduction
106
Safety and Maintenance
122
Electronic Data Processing
145
Aviation Maintenance Management Problem Areas
152
Forecast and Summary
160
A FA A Advisory CircularsMaintenance Abbreviated Listing
167
B References to FAA Reporting Requirements and Forms
177
Glossary
191
Copyright

Training and Professional Development in Aviation Mainte
114

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About the author (1986)

Frank King is a Certified OSHA Safety Instructor and Adjunct Professor, School of Technical Careers, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

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