Aviation Maintenance Management, Second Edition

by: Harry A. Kinnison, Ph.D., Tariq "Terry" Siddiqui


Abstract: The complete, up-to-date guide to managing aircraft maintenance programs. Thoroughly 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 costs • Adhere to aviation industry certification requirements and FAA regulations • Define and document maintenance activities • Work with engineering and production planning and control departments • Understand the training requirements for mechanics, technicians, quality control inspectors, and quality assurance auditors • Identify and monitor maintenance program problems and trends • Manage line and hangar maintenance • Provide materiel support for maintenance and engineering • Stay on top of quality assurance, quality control, reliability standards, and safety issues
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Title: Aviation Maintenance Management, Second Edition

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2013 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071805025

Authors:

Harry A. Kinnison, Ph.D. worked for the Boeing Company for 20 years, 10 years as a specialist in the Maintenance and Ground Operations Systems Group of the Customer Services Organization. Specifically, he represented Boeing to airlines on the ETOPS (extended range twin-engine operations) program, participated in airline maintenance evaluations, and helped airlines develop reliability programs. He has taught aviation maintenance management courses at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida. He developed this book because no suitable text for courses such as his existed.

Tariq "Terry" Siddiqui received his Master of Aeronautical Science degree, with specializations in aviation/aerospace safety systems and management, from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU). Currently, he is employed as manager of aircraft maintenance at a commercial airline. He is also teaching on an adjunct basis at ERAU. Terry started his aviation career with Pan Am Airlines. He has over 20 years of experience in aviation maintenance management, project management, environmental regulations, and investigation of incidents and accidents.

Description: The complete, up-to-date guide to managing aircraft maintenance programs. Thoroughly 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 costs • Adhere to aviation industry certification requirements and FAA regulations • Define and document maintenance activities • Work with engineering and production planning and control departments • Understand the training requirements for mechanics, technicians, quality control inspectors, and quality assurance auditors • Identify and monitor maintenance program problems and trends • Manage line and hangar maintenance • Provide materiel support for maintenance and engineering • Stay on top of quality assurance, quality control, reliability standards, and safety issues