Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) is 4 years License program regulated by Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India. Aircraft Maintenance Engineer are responsible for safety and security of the Aircrafts, Helicopters and other flying machines. They are specially trained to carryout complex maintenance process including periodical maintenance program as per the Aircraft manufactures requirements and issue Flight Release Certificate for safety before each flight. To carry out this maintenance process and issue Flight Release Certificate an individual has to undergo 2 years of approved training program in approved institution and two years of OJT either in any airline or MRO as per CAR 66 and CAR 147 requirements and obtain an Aircraft Maintenance Engineers License from DGCA, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India.
Aircraft Maintenance Engineering course gives access to real time aircraft experience. It is a balanced practical and theory-based course for the AME license from the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Government of India, for maintaining aeroplanes. Making the modern aircraft airworthy cannot be made possible but for the technical skill and hard work of Aircraft Maintenance Engineers. They are primarily responsible for keeping the aircraft in airworthy and also issue certificate of airworthiness before flight. Essential systems like airframe, engine, instruments, radio and navigation equipment etc., are also being certified by Aircraft Maintenance Engineers. They work for airlines, maintenance divisions of aero-engine manufactures and approved aircraft maintenance organizations.