Avionics: Fundamentals of Aircraft Electronics - Textbook


The Guide to Aviation Electronics Technician Certification

by Scott Kenney

13 chapters | Color photos & illustrations | Classroom or self study

Order #: T-AVFUN-0101

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Avionics: Fundamentals of Aircraft Electronics is volume one in the Avotek Avionics Series, written to provide clear, concise instruction in the key elements of basic aircraft electronics. The easy-to-read text with clear illustrations makes this a great initial course of study for gaining knowledge in avionics.

Authored by an active educator and avionics technician, this edition can be used either in a classroom setting or as a self-study volume. Material required for the NCATT Aircraft Electronics Technician (AET) certification exam is well covered, and the knowledge provided will create a solid foundation for those pursuing additional NCATT endorsements.


  • Direct and Alternating Current
  • Basic Electronic Components and Semiconductors
  • Test Equipment
  • Generators and Alternators
  • Frequency Generation
  • Digital Theory
  • Wiring
  • Electrical Technical Data and the Aviation Environment

ISBN: 1-933189-28-2

Additional Resources:

Avionics: Fundamentals of Aircraft Electronics Student Workbook

Online AET test prep lessons at Avotek-Online.com complement this textbook