Helicopter Maintenance - Textbook


Helicopter Maintenance

by Joseph Schafer

10 chapters | Illustrations & Detailed Diagrams | Glossary & Index

Order #: T-HELMAI-0101

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Avotek is happy to re-release this popular textbook for helicopter studies. Easy to read and heavily illustrated, it introduces many helicopter designs and their major systems.

To help maintain continuity in the schools that have been using this text, this version is unchanged from the last time the book was offered in print. However, to help keep the information current and introduce the latest products, a new edition is already in the planning stages.



  • Helicopters in Use Today
  • Principles of Flight
  • Documentation, Publications, and Historical Records
  • Helicopter Fundamentals
  • Main Rotor System
  • Mast and Flight Controls
  • Main Rotor Transmissions
  • Powerplants
  • Tail Rotors
  • Airframes and Related Systems


ISBN 13: 978-1-933189-73-4


Additional Resources:
Helicopter Maintenance – Workbook