Text Only Skip to content
Skip header navigation.
Skip sub-section linksSTLCC Home » Course Descriptions » Aviation Technology » Power Plant Fuel and Fire Protection Systems
Course Catalog Cover Picture
AVI:136Power Plant Fuel and Fire Protection Systems3

Students learn about aircraft fuel, engine fuel systems and components, and fuel metering devices. Carburetors and injection systems are covered along with fuel systems, fire protection systems, pumps valves, filters and metering units. The power plant curriculum subjects included in the course and required by Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) Part 147, Appendix D are Fuel Metering Systems, Engine Fuel Systems and Engine Fire Protection Systems. Additional lab hours required. Prerequisites: AVI 101 and Reading Proficiency.