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aircraft assembler

Description

Code

8211.1

Description

Aircraft assemblers use hand tools, power tools and other equipment such as CNC machines or robots to construct, fit and install prefabricated parts to manufacture fixed or rotary wing aircrafts and aircraft subassemblies such as flight controls, aircraft skins, rigging and other mechanical systems. They read and interpret blueprints. They operate control systems to determine functional performance of the assemblies and adjust accordingly.

Scope note

Includes people working in benches or on aircraft structures.

Alternative Labels

aircraft rigging assembler

plane assembler

flight control assembler

aeroplane assembler

aircraft sub-assembly installer

aircraft fitter

military aircraft assembler

jet aircraft assembler

aircraft wing assembler

flight control installer

helicopter assembler

aircraft mechanical systems installer

aircraft fuselage assembler

fixed wing aircraft

aircraft structure assembler

aircraft assembler

Regulatory Aspect

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