Skills Robotics

Aircraft Maintenance

Transportation & Logistics

An aircraft maintenance technician is vital to keep us safe in the sky.

Aircraft Maintenance could be for you if you like:

  • Complex problems
  • Fixing things
  • Things that move
  • Using tools

About Aircraft Maintenance

A high level of expertise is needed to make sure that aircraft are serviced to rigorous quality and safety standards. An aircraft maintenance technician may specialize in vehicles like helicopters, UAVs (Unmanned Aeronautical Vehicles), or tilt wing aircraft.

The skill calls for technical troubleshooting, repairing, and maintenance of all types of aircraft. As part of a growing and mobile global industry that is increasingly venturing into space, the aircraft maintenance technician will find that the sky is no longer the limit.

The Challenge

Competitors are required to:
  • Perform aircraft structure repair (non-ferrous)
  • Perform composite structure repair
  • Perform initial scheduled aircraft acceptance check
  • Perform line replacement unit (LRU) mechanical
  • Perform line replacement unit (LRU) electrical

Technical Description for Aircraft Maintenance

Our Experts


Chief Expert

Winston Hoo
Director, Operations
Bombardier Business Aircraft
Bombardier Aerospace Services Singapore Pte Ltd

Deputy Chief Expert

Alan Lim Soon Heng
Operations Manager, Line Maintenance Division
SIA Engineering Company


Tang Ah Buay
Senior Curriculum Development Specialist
Engineering Services Curriculum
Curriculum & Educational Development Division
Institute of Technical Education

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Samuel Mok
Deputy Director, School of Electronics & ICT
Institute of Technical Education

WorldSkills Singapore 2023 Competitors

Check out the participants competing in Aircraft Maintenance this WorldSkills Singapore 2023.

WSS 2023 Competitors