Aircraft Structural Technician - Textbook


All subjects necessary for basic airframe structures

by Dale Hurst

10 chapters | Illustrations | Detailed Diagrams

Order #: T-AST-0101  (Note new order #)

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Written for the AMT school that wants detailed coverage of sheet metal, as well as for the individual who wishes to learn at home, Avotek’s Aircraft Structural Technician contains in-depth information sheet metal fabrication and repair for the aviation industry.

Filled with illustrations, photographs and charts this text covers both basic and advanced techniques, as well as practices and tooling common to the sheet metal arena.


  • Aircraft Structures
  • Metals and Forming Processes
  • Hand Tools, Measuring Devices and Hardware
  • Aircraft Riveting
  • Aircraft Drawings
  • Structural Repair and Corrosion Control
  • Shop Safety


ISBN: 0-9708109-0-3


Additional Resources:
Aircraft Structural Technician – Workbook

Instructor Resources:
Aircraft Structural Technician Instructor Guide CD
Aircraft Structural Technician Image Library CD