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; and
  • Perform line replacement unit (LRU) electrical.

Our Experts

Chief Expert

Mr Stephen Chung Khiok Beng

Vice President

Technical Training

ST Engineering Aerospace

Deputy Chief Expert

Mr Winston Hoo

Director, Operations

Bombardier Aerospace Services Singapore Pte Ltd

Secretary

Ms Tang Ah Buay

Senior Curriculum Development Specialist/Engineering

Services Curriculum

Curriculum & Educational Development Division

Institute of Technical Education

Ex-Officio

Mr Felix Foo Seng Heng

Deputy Director/Skills Development and Covering

Manager/Engineering Services Curriculum

Curriculum & Educational Development Division

Institute of Technical Education

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WorldSkills Singapore 2020 Competitors

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