Airframe Maintenance & Electronics Technology
- Associate of Applied Science: 2-year programs (60 semester credit hours)
- Level 1 (27 semester credit hours)
- Enhanced Skills (12 semester credit hours)
- Full program is offered at: Northwest Campus
We offer a highly advanced navigation and communication technology program designed to prepare you to enter the challenging field of avionics technology.
Our Aircraft Electronics Line Maintenance Program will give you the electronics knowledge that Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) mechanics need to better understand how avionics systems operate.
Our program is recommended for those who already hold a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airframe License because you must be licensed in order to work on any system installed on an aircraft.
What do avionics technicians do?
Electronic components are now integral parts of aircraft design and have increased aircraft capability.
Avionics technicians repair and maintain the electronic components used for:
- Aircraft navigation and radio communications
- Weather radar systems
- Instruments and computers that control flight, engine and other primary functions
Aviation Information Session / Tour
You must attend a mandatory Aviation Information Session / Tour to be admitted to our aviation programs.
- Monday, July 23
- Monday, August 27
- Monday, September 24
Register for a Session
Now Accepting Applications for Spring 2019
Fall 2018 new student registration for the Airframe Maintenance & Electronics Technology Program is now closed.
Program applications will be considered for Spring 2019 admission. You must also attend the by-invitation-only orientation in November 2018.
- Tuition: Tuition & Fees
- Books: $600 (approximate)
- Tools: $400–$1,200
If you take day classes, you can complete our A.A.S. program in 2 years.
- Days: Monday–Friday
- Hours: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.
If you take night classes, you can complete our A.A.S. program in 3 years.
- Days: Monday–Thursday
- Hours: 5:30–11 p.m.
After successfully completing our program, you will be prepared to work as an avionics technician.
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Center of Excellence in Aviation, Transportation and Logistics at Alliance Airport
2301 Horizon Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76177
Airframe Maintenance & Electronics Technology Program
Updated June 14, 2018