Airframe and powerplant (A&P) mechanics are in high demand. Having the right education and training in this area of expertise can lead to a successful career in many different industries.

Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) Career

An A&P career would consist of repairing and performing scheduled maintenance on aircraft as well as doing inspections required by the Federal Aviaion Administration (FAA).

Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic Jobs

Airframe and powerplant mechanic jobs are found mostly in the aviation industry servicing airplanes and other aircraft, but many who complete an A&P program can work in a variety of other industries too.

A&P Salary

An A&P salary is dependent on the level of experience and expertise. In 2012, the national median pay for an A&P salary was $55,230 per year according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

Airframe and Powerplant Schools

WSU Tech offers A&P programs to help you reach your goals

Airframe and Powerplant Certification

We offer an Airframe and Powerplant Associate of Applied Science degree that will prepare you to get you’re A&P certification from the FAA. Talk about A&P mechanics

Airframe and Powerplant Requirements

A&P Classes

A&P classes that make up this program can be found here.

Airframe and Powerplant Scholarships and Grants

WSU Tech has many opportunities for students to receive Airframe and Powerplant Scholarships and grants. Click here to find out more.

Airframe and Powerplant Facts

A&P Program Tuition and Costs

A&P mechanic program tuition and costs can be found here.

Airframe and Powerplant Books

Airframe and Powerplant Tests

After finishing our aircraft maintenance program, students are prepared to take the exam for the Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) mechanic certificate administered by the Federal Aviation Administration.