Avionics News February 2013 - 7
Technical Training Exam
8 hours tow
The 12th annual Avionics News Technical Training Exam is now available. The exam may be taken online by Aircraft
Electronics Association members or downloaded by non-members at www.aea.net/avionicsnews.
By completing the exam, which covers regulatory and technical topics featured in the 2012 issues of Avionics News,
technicians can get a head start on their FAA-accepted training.
Individuals who complete the exam and score 85 percent or higher
receive credit toward IA renewal, Federal Aviation Administration AMT
awards and the AEA Avionics Training Excellence Award.
Applications for the ATE Award are available online at www.aea.net/
Training/ATEaward.asp. The deadline for submitting applications for the
ATE Award is April 1.
For a company to be eligible for the ATE Award, all of its technicians
must have completed at least one AEA training event in 2012, which
• AEA Regional Meetings or the AEA International Convention &
• Avionics News Technical Training Exam.
• AEA computer-based training.
• OEM and AEA partner training.
Get recognized for your commitment to training by displaying the ATE Award plaque, window decal, hangar banner
and hangar signs at your business.
For more information, contact Mike Adamson, AEA vice president of member programs and education,
at 816-347-8400 or firstname.lastname@example.org. q
A v a i l a b l e o n l i n e O N LY at : w w w . a e a . n e t / a v i o n i c s n e w s
AEA Scholarship Applications
Due Feb. 15, 2013
The Aircraft Electronics Association Educational Foundation will award
several scholarships totaling more than $100,000 for the 2013-14 school
year to students pursuing a career in avionics or aircraft maintenance, as well as students from AEA
member companies. If you are interested in one or more scholarships, visit www.aea.net/scholarships to download an application. The deadline to submit an application is Feb. 15, 2013.
The scholarships will be awarded in March at the 56th annual AEA International Convention &
Trade Show in Las Vegas, Nev. q
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