Complete coverage of modern electrical and electronics systems for aircraft Fully updated for the latest technological advances, this comprehensive text describes design concepts, FAA certification requirements, and aerospace-quality maintenance and repair techniques for aircraft electrical and electronics systems. The materials contained in this book will benefit designers, engineers, and technicians for all aircraft and aerospace vehicles. The requirements for the FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic certification are also presented. The book contains new and revised information on: The Airbus A-380 and the Boeing 787 Fiber-optic cable Brushless motors and modern sensors Variable frequency generators Very light jet electrical power systems Electronic maintenance data Advanced integrated test equipment GPS augmentation systems and satellite communications Flight data and cockpit voice recorders Synthetic vision and radar systems Integrated flight decks Flight management systems And much more This thoroughly up-to-date resource leads you from the fundamentals of electron theory through to the study of aircraft digital control systems. In-depth details on AC and DC systems for virtually all varieties of aircraft--including the newest models--are provided. New and improved diagrams, an 8-page full-color insert, and helpful troubleshooting techniques are also included. Aircraft Electricity and Electronics, Sixth Edition, covers: ac Fundamentals of electricity ac Applications of Ohmas law ac Aircraft storage batteries ac Electric wire and wiring practices ac Alternating current ac Electrical control devices ac Digital electronics ac Electric measuring instruments ac Electric motors ac Generators and related control circuits ac Alternators, inverters, and related controls ac Power distribution systems ac Design and maintenance of aircraft electrical systems ac Radio theory ac Communication and navigation systems ac Weather warning and other safety systems ac Instruments and autoflight systemsThe materials contained in this book will benefit designers, engineers, and technicians for all aircraft and aerospace vehicles. The requirements for the FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic certification are also presented.
|Title||:||Aircraft Electricity and Electronics, Sixth Edition|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2013-09-05|