Aviation Maintenance Management

ISBN-10: 0071805028

ISBN-13: 9780071805025

Edition: 2nd 2013 (Revised)

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The complete, up-to-date guide to managing aircraft maintenance programsThoroughly revised for the latest aviation industry changes and FAA regulations, this comprehensive reference explains how to establish and run an efficient, reliable, and cost-effective aircraft maintenance program. Co-written by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University instructors,Aviation Maintenance Management, Second Edition offers broad, integrated coverage of airline management, aircraft maintenance fundamentals, aviation safety, and the systematic planning and development of successful maintenance programs.Learn how to:Minimize service interruptions while lowering maintenance and repair costsAdhere to aviation industry certification requirements and FAA regulationsDefine and document maintenance activitiesWork with engineering and production, planning, and control departmentsUnderstand the training requirements for mechanics, technicians, quality control inspectors, and quality assurance auditorsIdentify and monitor maintenance program problems and trendsManage line and hangar maintenanceProvide materiel support for maintenance and engineeringStay on top on quality assurance, quality control, reliability standards, and safety issues
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List price: $65.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 12/4/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

List of Figures
List of Tables
Preface to the First Edition
Fundamentals of Maintenance
Why We Have to Do Maintenance
Thermodynamics Revisited
A Saw Blade Has Width
The Role of the Engineer
The Role of the Mechanic
Two Types of Maintenance
Failure Rate Patterns
Other Maintenance Considerations
Establishing a Maintenance Program
Development of Maintenance Programs
The Maintenance Steering Group (MSG) Approach
Process-Oriented Maintenance
Task-Oriented Maintenance
The Current MSG Process-MSG-3
The Maintenance Program Documents
Maintenance Intervals Defined
Changing Basic Maintenance Intervals
Definitions, Goals, and Objectives
Definitions of Important Terms
Inherent Reliability
Mechanics, Technicians, Maintainers, Engineers
Word Pairs Used in Aviation
Goals and Objectives of Maintenance
Maintenance Program Content
Discussion of the Five Objectives
Aviation Industry Certification Requirements
Aircraft Certification
Delivery Inspection
Operator Certification
Certification of Personnel
Aviation Maintenance Certifications
Aviation Industry Interaction
Documentation for Maintenance
Manufacturer's Documentation
Regulatory Documentation
Airline-Generated Documentation
ATA Document Standards
A Closer Look at the TPPM
Requirements for a Maintenance Program
Aviation Maintenance Program Outlined (AC 120-16E)
Summary of FAA Requirements
Additional Maintenance Program Requirements
The Maintenance and Engineering Organization
Organization of Maintenance and Engineering
Organizational Structure
The M&E Organizational Chart
General Groupings
Manager Level Functions-Technical Services Directorate
Manager Level Functions-Aircraft Maintenance Directorate
Manager Level Functions-Overhaul Shops Directorate
Manager Level Functions-Materiel Directorate
Manager Level Functions-Maintenance Program Evaluation Directorate
Summary of Management Levels
Organizational Structure and the TPPM
Variations from the Typical Organization
Technical Services
Makeup of Engineering
Mechanics and Engineers
Engineering Department Functions
Engineering Order Preparation
Production Planning and Control
PP&C Organization
The Production Planning & Control Department's Function
Production Planning
Production Control
Other Scheduled Work
Feedback for Planning
Technical Publications
Functions of Technical Publications
Airline Libraries
Control of Publications
Document Distribution
Technical Training
Training Organization
Airline Maintenance Training
Maintenance Resources Management
Airframe Manufacturer's Training Courses
Supplemental Training
Aircraft Management, Maintenance, and Materiel Support
Aircraft Maintenance Management
Aircraft Maintenance Management Structure
The Role of Management in Aviation
Manager of Aircraft Maintenance
Front Line Supervisor/Management
Management Areas of Concern in an Airline
Manager of Overhaul Shops
Line Maintenance (on-Aircraft)
Functions that Control Maintenance
Maintenance Control Center Responsibilities
Line Maintenance Operation-General
Aircraft Logbook
Ramp and Terminal Operations
Other Line Maintenance Activities
Line Station Activities
Maintenance Crew Skill Requirements
Hangar Maintenance (on-Aircraft)
Organization of Hangar Maintenance
Problem Areas in Hangar Maintenance
Hangar Maintenance Activity-A Typical "C" Check
Morning Meetings
Support and Overhaul Shops Organization
Types of Shops
Ground Support Equipment Shop (GSE)
Ground Support Equipment
Outsourcing of Shop Maintenance Work
Operation of Overhaul Shops
Shop Data Collection
Materiel Support
Organization and Function of Materiel
Materiel Management
Support Functions of Materiel
Other Materiel Functions
Oversight Functions
Quality Assurance
Requirement for Quality Assurance (QA)
Quality Audits
ISO 9000 Quality Standard
Technical Records
Other Functions of QA
Quality Control
Quality Control Organization
FAA and JAA Differences
QC Inspector Qualifications
Basic Inspection Policies
Other QC Activities
Types of Reliability
A Reliability Program
Elements of a Reliability Program
Other Functions of the Reliability Program
Administration and Management of the Reliability Program
Maintenance Safety
Industrial Safety
Safety Regulations
Maintenance Safety Program
General Responsibilities for Safety
General Safety Rules
Accident and Injury Reporting
Systems Engineering
Systematic versus Systems Approach
Systems Engineering
System Interface Control
System Optimization
An Example of a System-The "Onion Layered" Structure
Human Factors in Maintenance
Basic Definitions
Human Factors and Systems Engineering
Goals of the System versus Goals of the User
Designing for the Human Interface
Human Factors in Maintenance
Human Factors Responsibilities
The Art and Science of Troubleshooting
Three Levels of Troubleshooting
Knowledge of Malfunctions
Knowledge Is Power
Building Your Own Knowledge Base
Understanding the Sequence of Events
Eight Basic Concepts of Troubleshooting
Investigation of Reliability Alerts
A Review of Reliability
Alert Investigation-A Cross-Functional Activity
Zeroing in on the Problem
About the Alert Analysis Flow Charts
Extended Range Operations (ETOPS)
Deviation from the 60-Minute Rule
ETOPS Maintenance versus Conventional Maintenance
ETOPS for Non-ETOPS Airplanes
Polar Operations (AC 120-42B)
Polar Areas
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