Training & Flying Advanced Airplanes

Course Number: 
AER 4050
Semester: 
Spring
Subject: 
Aviation (AER)
Credits 
3.00

This course presents an in-depth study of typical complex aircraft systems and aerodynamic flight characteristics. Focus is on individual aircraft systems and the designed purpose of the aircraft. The student prepares for their first professional ground school on an advanced aircraft by utilizing a specific aircraft computer-based training program. They gain insight into the rapidly accelerating pace of change in aircraft design and the utilization, culture, disciplines, language, and structure used in a typical airline pilot training program and bolster their knowledge by studying real FAA Airline Transport Pilot test questions.

3 hours of lecture per week

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