Section 2: Airframes, Engines and Aircraft Systems

AIRFRAMES

  1 Principles of Reciprocating Engines
  2 Types of Construction

ENGINES

  1 Flight Controls
  2 Handling Procedures for Reciprocating Engines
3 Principles of Turbine Engines
4 Handling Procedures for Turbine Engines
  5 Engine Controls

AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS

  1 Fuel
  2 Oil
3 Electrical
  4 Hydraulic
  5 Transmissions
6 Pneumatic
  7 Warning (e.g. ice, fire, chip detectors)
  8 Fire Protection
  9 Heating
  10 De-icing and Anti-icing
  11 Particle Separators
  12 Emergency Floatation
13 Oxygen
  14 Undercarriage and Brakes
  15 Autopilot / Stability Augmentation