avionics technician




Avionics technicians install, test, inspect and adjust electrical and electronic equipment such as navigation, communication and flight control systems in aircraft and spacecraft. They carry out maintenance and repair work. They perform functional tests, diagnose problems and take corrective action.

Alternative label

  • line technician

  • aircraft electro-mechanic technician

  • aircraft electronics mechanic

  • avionics systems technician

  • avionics mechanic

  • avionics installation technician

  • aircraft instrument technician

  • avionics diagnostic technician

  • avionics test technician

  • aircraft electrical mechanic

  • avionics maintenance technician

  • avionics repair technician

  • avionics inspection technician

  • aircraft instrument mechanic

  • aircraft electromechanic technician

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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