Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Aircraft Maintenance Technology is written for aircraft maintenance professionals. Editorial is focused on the latest technology and maintenance best practices. Each issue includes coverage of the entire aviation industry including: airline, business aviation, general aviation, military, commercial mro, and rotorcraft. Additional articles encompass AMTSociety Update, Legal Matters, From the FAA, Management Matters and industry viewpoints from ARSA, John Goglia, and Jamie Benthsen of NationAir Insurance. AMT reaches more than 41,000 aircraft maintenance professionals with our print and digital circulation and has digital products including an App, weekly newsletter and quarterly e-Military newsletter.
A few helpful hints
By Joe Escobar
You have recently received your FAA Inspector Authorization. If the FAA inspector that signed your certificate was anything like mine was, he probably gave you a short...
Postition Pressure Switches
Installation, Care, and Diagnostics
By Mike Weaver
Electromechanical switches — from the common toggle and push button switches to the more advanced position (limit) and pressure switches...
Fatigue and Performance Degradation
Transport Canada’s position
By Jacqueline Booth-Bourdeau
talk about fatigue in aviation, we usually think in terms of the pilot world. We know that fatigue-induced human...
The path to Inspection Authorization
The Pressure’s On
Considerations for selecting pressure and vacuum gauges
By Fred Workley
and vacuum gages must be selected and installed so that misuse or misapplication is minimized. Remember from A & P...
Surveying the Vital Signs – Part 2
Factors that influence reliability and availability
By Bill de Decker
month, we talked about the basic numbers we got from a survey of 2000 business jet operators in the US about...
Material Safety Data Sheets
The key to safety
By Chris Northedge — Materials Systems Europe, FMC
Accidents are bad news, usually costly and rarely good P.R. Our workforce is skilled and valuable; a resource not to...