Aircraft Electricity And Electronics 6th Edition

Add to Wishlist
Part# 13-12719
MFR Model# 9781260108217


Note: Available July 2013

This updated text provides the latest information needed to perform return-to-service-quality maintenance and repair of aircraft electrical systems.

Aircraft Electricity & Electronics, Sixth Edition covers the requirements for the Federal Aviation Administration certification of Airframe and Powerplants Technicians. The text expands well beyond this basic information, providing an in-depth study of both AC and DC systems for virtually all varieties of aircraft. This detailed guide takes you through the fundamentals of electron theory and on to the study of aircraft digital control systems. Integrated into the text are various examples of troubleshooting techniques as they apply to aircraft systems.


  • Covers modern electronic systems for aircraft developed over the past decade
  • Figures updated throughout
  • Includes an eight-page color insert
  • Discusses the latest aircraft, such as the Boeing 787, Airbus A-380, modern corporate jets, and new light aircraft
  • Includes current FAA regulations and requirements
  • Covers FAA Airframe and Powerplant certification required to perform and approve aircraft maintenance demonstrate circuit applications.

Table of Contents

  • Fundamentals of Electricity
  • Applications of Ohmís Law
  • Aircraft Storage Batteries
  • Electric Wire and Wiring Practices
  • Alternating Current
  • Electrical Control Devices
  • Digital Electronics
  • Electric Measuring Instruments
  • Electric Motors
  • Generators and Related Control Circuits
  • Alternators, Inverters, and Related Controls
  • Power Distribution Systems
  • Design and Maintenance of Aircraft Electrical Systems
  • Radio Theory
  • Communication and Navigation Systems
  • Weather and Other Warning Systems
  • Electric Instruments and Autoflight Systems
  • Frequently Purchased With
  • Customers Also Viewed



Please note, Aircraft Spruce's personnel are not certified aircraft mechanics and can only provide general support and ideas, which should not be relied upon or implemented in lieu of consulting an A&P or other qualified technician. Aircraft Spruce assumes no responsibility or liability for any issue or problem which may arise from any repair, modification or other work done from this knowledge base. Any product eligibility information provided here is based on general application guides and we recommend always referring to your specific aircraft parts manual, the parts manufacturer or consulting with a qualified mechanic.

View in Catalog

View Image View in Catalog