Aircraft Maintenance Officer
Exercises staff supervision and coordination of all aircraft maintenance. They shall:
Assist their commander in developing an aircraft maintenance management program that ensures that all CAP scheduled
maintenance is performed and discrepancies are corrected promptly.
Ensure that CAP aircraft meet FAA standards in order to be issued an FAA Standard Certificate of Airworthiness and are
maintained in accordance with FARs and FAA–approved manufacturer’s data, to assure continued airworthiness.
Coordinate aircraft inspections and repairs with NHQ/LGM.
Make recommendations to the commander for the improvement of the maintenance program.
The maintenance officer should be familiar with CAP 66-1 and CAPR 174-1, Federal Aviation Regulations 43, 45, and 91 and
applicable Federal Aviation Advisory Circulars.