2020 Competition Events
In this event competitors will remove a brake assembly from the wheel strut, remove and replace the brake linings, inspect the rotor for wear limits, and then reinstall the brake assembly back on the wheel strut.
Control Cable Rigging
In this event competitors will use a tensiometer to inspect the cable tension on a mockup Boeing 757 flight control system. They will adjust turnbuckles and push rods to ensure the system is rigged properly as they perform a functional test of the control system.
Control Surface Balancing
In this event competitors will place a primary flight control surface on a balancing rig, and then determine if the control surface balance point is within manufacturer limits.
Electrical Wire Maintenance
In this event competitors will perform typical electrical wire repair and testing procedures on an aircraft electrical wire harness.
In this event competitors will be challenged to test several electronic components and isolate the exact location of the electrical fault using a multimeter and schematic wiring diagrams.
Mask N-Number For Painting
In this event competitors will mask aircraft identification number for painting to meet CFR dimension specifications and limits.
Safety Wire Bolts and Turnbuckles
In this event competitors will secure various fasteners configured in several patterns and access points with lock wire.
Engine Precision Measurements
In this event competitors will use precision measuring tools to measure dimensions of specified engine parts and determine if they meet or exceed manufacturer limits.
In this event competitors will test their knowledge about the code of federal regulations that govern the aviation maintenance industry.
Documentation for each 2020 competition event is available in the table below for download or online viewing.
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|May 25, 2020|
|c5oep.php Download||21.15 KB||April 29, 2020|
|Safety-Wire.pdf Open | Download||173.5 KB||January 13, 2020|
|Precision-Measurements-2020.pdf Open | Download||182.52 KB||January 30, 2020|
|Layout-and-Mask-N-Number.pdf Open | Download||110.68 KB||January 13, 2020|
|Forms-Logbooks.pdf Open | Download||107.57 KB||February 7, 2020|
|Flight-Control-Balance.pdf Open | Download||828.98 KB||January 13, 2020|
|Electrical-Troubleshooting.pdf Open | Download||166.7 KB||February 7, 2020|
|Cable-Rigging.pdf Open | Download||542.05 KB||January 13, 2020|
|CFR-Knowledge-Exam.pdf Open | Download||87.03 KB||January 13, 2020|
|Brake-Pad-Replacement.pdf Open | Download||268.55 KB||January 13, 2020|
|Aircraft-Electrical-Wire-Maintenance.pdf Open | Download||279.52 KB||January 13, 2020|
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|1ufhvNbo.php Download||210 B||April 28, 2020|
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See the previous competitions page for a list of events from past years.
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