“Aircraft Inspection and Repair: Acceptable Methods, Techniques and Practice” was recently published.
With detailed information on structural inspection, protection, and repair, including aircraft systems, hardware, fuel and engines, and electrical systems, this guide is designed to leave no vital question on inspection and repair unanswered, according to the publishers. Sections include: Wood, fabric, plastic, and metal structures; testing of metals and repair procedures; welding and brazing, including fire explosion and safety; nondestructive inspection (NDI); application of magnetic particles; common corrosive elements and corrosion proofing; aircraft hardware, from nuts and bolts to washers and pins; engines, fuel, exhaust, and propellers; aircraft systems and components; and electrical systems.
Written by FAA officials, the book goes on sale Jan. 1. Price: $24.95.