Aircraft Maintenance Engineering – Category B1.1 (Aeroplane Turbine) 

What is Category B1.1 (Aeroplane Turbine)?

Category B1.1 (Aeroplane Turbine) refers to a specific category within aircraft maintenance engineering certification. It focuses on the maintenance, repair, overhaul and troubleshooting of turbine-powered aeroplanes. Individuals certified in Category B1.1 are equipped to work on various systems and components related to turbine-powered aircraft, including engines, aircraft structure, hydraulic systems, flight controls and Landing gear.

Category B1.1 (Aeroplane Turbine) Course Overview

Course Description:

Category B1.1 (Aeroplane Turbine) is a specialized AME course focused on turbine-powered aeroplanes. It covers a wide range of topics essential for maintaining, repairing, and troubleshooting various aircraft systems and components related to turbine-powered aeroplanes. Students will gain comprehensive theoretical knowledge and practical skills in areas such as aerodynamics, turbine engine systems, aircraft structure, hydraulic systems, flight control and landing gear.

This AME course is designed to meet the stringent requirements of international aviation regulations and industry standards, ensuring that graduates are well-prepared for a rewarding and excellent career in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering.

Curriculum Highlights:

HIET is one of the oldest and the best AME College in India offering well structured curriculum with excellent training facilities.

Our curriculum is structured to provide a balanced blend of theoretical instruction, hands-on practical training, and real-world application. Some key areas covered in the course include:

  1. Aerodynamics: Understanding the principles of flight, aerodynamic forces, and aircraft performance characteristics.
  2. Turbine Engine Systems: In-depth study of turbine engine components, operation, maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting techniques.
  3. Electrical Systems: Comprehensive overview of aircraft electrical systems, including power generation, distribution, and control systems.
  4. Hydraulic Systems: Understanding hydraulic principles, components, system operations, functioning maintenance procedures, indications and safety precautions.
  5. Avionics: Introduction to aircraft avionics systems, Instrumentation, communication, navigation and surveillance systems.

Practical Training:

Pursuing this AME course in one of the best aviation institutes, the Students will have the opportunity to apply theoretical knowledge in our state-of-the-art training facilities equipped with industry-standard aircraft components. Practical training sessions are conducted under the guidance of experienced instructors, allowing students to develop hands-on skills and confidence in aircraft maintenance procedures.

Training Facilities:

In HIET Aviation College, the Students undergo a rigorous 2 ½ years training program, including 30% practical training at renowned aviation companies like AI Engineering Services Limited, Blue Dart Aviation Limited, GMR Air Cargo and Aerospace Engineering Limited and Orient Flight Private Limited. HIET AME College in Chennai also boasts state-of-the-art facilities for practical training on aircrafts like Dornier 228, Learjet 24 D, Cessna 152/172 aircrafts and various jet engines.

Career Opportunities:

Certification as a licensed aircraft maintenance engineer in Category B1.1 (Aeroplane Turbine) opens doors to exciting career opportunities in the aviation industry worldwide. Graduates of this course can pursue rewarding careers as licensed aircraft maintenance engineers specializing in turbine-powered aeroplanes. They can find employment opportunities with airlines, aircraft maintenance and repair organizations (MROs), aerospace manufacturers, and regulatory authorities.