Does anyone know anything about aircraft mechanics?
How much does this pay on average? What's a good college degree to get for it? I'm talking about a fixed wing aircraft powerplant mechanic. Somthing like that. Basicly I wanna know how to go about fixing jet engines.
Asked By: Josh S - 12/20/2007
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You don't need a college degree to be an aircraft mechanic, although many of them do have an associates degree in Aviation Maintenance Technology. You DO need to complete an 18 month to 2-year training program (minimum 1900 hours) and pass three written and three oral & practical exams in order to earn an A&P... More
Answered By: JetDoc - 12/20/2007
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i know onething only that they deal with aircraft machinery :P U said anything
Answered By: Quratulain - 12/20/2007
The range on A&P mechanics can vary depending upon where and what you are working on. You can get you A&P a few different ways, one from over experience in a shop and then taking the exam, or you can attend a program like WyoTech (which is a great program, by the way). In order to get jet experience you would want to... More
Answered By: private_jet_charter - 12/20/2007
Jetdoc is correct, except it is min.3000 hrs of training! compare that to the pilot min. of 50hrs! per FAR'S
Answered By: terry r - 12/20/2007
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