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Ckusi 27

Updated 9 months ago

Why is so hard to find A&Ps even during a recession? - 41 Replies

I have been putting ads online for some time now. I am looking for A&Ps with GA experience. All I get is people who have been working on cars telling...

RtToRN in Laredo, Texas

Updated 17 months ago

Hows the Market?? - 11 Replies

Hi there. I am currently an auto mechanic at a Ford dealership, have been for about 12 years. I am thinking of making the jump to aircraft, but...

Anonymous in Phoenix, Arizona

Updated 21 months ago

Nervous about age - 6 Replies

Hello everyone. I am 47 and in excellent health (thankfully). I recently gave up on a horrible, stress filled management position at at&t. Pay was...

owoblow in Brighton, United Kingdom

Updated 31 months ago

How do you get experience? - 26 Replies

Got A&P license one year ago and have been unable to get a job in the field because of no experience. Any suggestions on how to get experience in...

Lamont England in Fayetteville, North Carolina

Aircraft Maintenance Company Infomation

I am trying to find what contract company for the F-15 depot maintenance on Kadena AB Okinawa Japan. I can't seem to find out who is the hiring...

Buzzox in Columbus, Ohio

Older A&P physically not up to the task anymore

It used to be in the day that when an aircraft mechanic got older and the physical demands became too much The newer younger mechanics took over the...

rlm in Tyler, Texas

Updated 62 months ago

Never Work For Kalitta! - 7 Replies

Been here, Done that!, Crashed 2 airplanes, that's enough for me, I'm outta here. Over 20 years doing heavy Maint. Tired of working for low paying...

Jplumbob in Youngstown, Ohio

Updated 63 months ago

Over Seas Opportunities - 32 Replies

Greetings All I am looking for employment over sea's in the aircraft mechanic field. My experience is with US Army attack helicopters but I can...

Frank in El Cajon, California

Updated 70 months ago

Current Oppertunites for entry Level Mechanics - 4 Replies

Is anyone hiring entry level mechanics!?! I currently Have a bachelors degree and my A & P from a part 147 school. I also have a combined 6+ years...

Greg.Sagram in Leesville, Louisiana

What kind of background needed for A&P Mechanic?

I have my A&P along with over 4 years with working on Sikorsky UH-60 Blackhawks in the military. I have a deployment under my belt and served as a...

John J in New Lothrop, Michigan

Updated 80 months ago

Which school should I go to - 4 Replies

I'm just starting to look into this field as a possible career choice and I am wondering if anyone knows of which school I should go to in the...

John J in Caro, Michigan

Updated 80 months ago

Women in the avation mechanic field - 1 Reply

Hi guys. Well I used to work in reality TV but I have been laid off since July and looking to change careers. Are there many women in this field? If...

Leona in Garberville, California

Updated 82 months ago

is this a male dominated field? - 14 Replies

What are your thoughts on women in this career? I am considering it, I've always been mechanically inclined. I'm not really "college type"......

tony in Detroit, Michigan


it the aviation a good field to going to today day

Salvatore in Luanda, Angola

Updated 85 months ago

aircrafts cbt's - 3 Replies

Hello Friends! I Have B717-727-737ng-744-757-767-777 Md11 Erj145-170 Dash8/300 Airbus A319/20/21-330-a340 Cbt's Are Good To Mechanics And...

Shain in Baku, Azerbaijan

Updated 88 months ago

How do I get an aircraft mechanic job? - 6 Replies

I am a new aircraft mechanic. I got my A & P license over two years ago. So far I have been unable to get a job in the industry. I sent resumes to...

ahmadiss in Whittier, California

looking for a job

I have 6 years experience in the military as an aircraft mechanic and I am currently in the process of studying for my A&P license. I wonder if there...

overseascoach in Huntley, Illinois

Updated 96 months ago

Aircraft Maintenance Overseas Contract Jobs - 1 Reply

Anyone know of contract companies that hire aircraft mechanics for overseas? Im am looking into DynCorp, but didn't know if there are others. ...

Jaybee1 in Orlando, Florida

Updated 101 months ago

How is the market currently? - 1 Reply

Hi, I am an A&P Mechanic currently working overseas, and looking to go back to the US in the next year or so. I have been overseas for 5 years and...

davidp in Buna, Texas

american eagle A&P interview questions

was wondering if anyone has any idea on what kind of questions what to expect in the interview process

Flyboy in Brownsburg, Indiana

Age and aviation

Am I to old to re-enter aviation? I love it I absolutely do. I kick myself for not acquiring my A&P after time in the service as an ARMY...

stavenr in Salina, Kansas

Looking for mechanic job

I,m retired army aviation with 30 years, 59 years old, whats my chances landing overseas mechanic jobs, UH-60 and UH-1.

- Indeed Host in Austin, Texas

Updated 111 months ago

Are their any civilian jet engine mechanic jobs in Idaho - 1 Reply

I just retired from the Airforce after serving for 24 years mainly as a jet engine mechanic but have a lot of experience in several other fields and...

tweek in Summerville, South Carolina

Updated 112 months ago

Do you need to be real mechanical to be an aircraft mechanic? - 2 Replies

The day to day things that are done as an aircraft mechanic, Do you need to be real mechanical to be an aircraft mechanic? Is it a classic grease...

M9981 in Carrollton, Georgia

ASA The Delta Connection

Any ideas on this company? I have an interview there next week?

jetmech_97 in Knoxville, Tennessee

Updated 122 months ago

working conditions - 2 Replies

i have been an A&P contractor for 5 years since getting layed off from united airlines.we need to share more information on mro's. what companies to...

xavier in Poughkeepsie, New York

Updated 125 months ago

What are the best aircraft mechanic qualifications and training to get ahead? - 2 Replies

What is the best training for becoming an aircraft mechanic? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

skoum in Rabat, Morocco

having the profetionnale experince more than 20years in equipement and elect board

SKOUM MOSTAFA  Rue 102 N° 92 HAY ENOUR KENITRA  069311893 Email : Maintenance aircraft, aircraft...

13 year veteran in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 129 months ago

What do you enjoy most about your aircraft mechanic career? - 3 Replies

What do you enjoy most about being an aircraft mechanic? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn...

lac in Kecskemét, Hungary

Updated 132 months ago

job shadowing - 2 Replies

hey i think its cool to be an airplane mechanic thats what im job shadowing and exactly how much does an mechanic make is it a good paying job and...

raul in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 134 months ago

Are aircraft mechanic job opportunities growing or declining? - 2 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most aircraft mechanic...

Sonya84 in Plattling, Germany

Updated 135 months ago

looking for any courses to study for my B2 EASA License - 2 Replies

I'm in aircraft mechanic employed at SOGERMA SERVICE TUNISIE here in TUNISIA, I really need to get my EASA PART 66 LICENSE, here in tunisia we don't...

Franklin Holbrook in Foristell, Missouri

Updated 142 months ago

Tips for aircraft mechanic interviews. - 1 Reply

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming aircraft mechanic interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?


Getting an Aircraft Mechanic job.

How did you get your start doing Aircraft Mechanic work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a...


What are typical aircraft mechanic salaries?

Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field? What skills should you learn to increase...


Top aircraft mechanic skills needed to get the job.

What are the top 3 traits or skills every aircraft mechanic must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your aircraft...

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