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ASC 4671 - Transport Category Aircraft Systems

3 hours Lecture, 3 credits
Upper-Division College Credit
AA Elective: No
This course focuses on large aircraft (transport category) systems from a conceptual and operational perspective. Students study a typical system and its operation in normal, abnormal, and emergency modes. Students analyze and evaluate other aircraft that have similar systems. This course focuses on adaptability of the student in the face of changing technology, and ensures that he or she has the skills and information of aircraft system designs necessary to easily progress from one type of aircraft to another. The topics of study include types of transport aircraft, basic and high-speed aerodynamics, and aircraft systems using the Air Transport Association nomenclature. Minimum Equipment Lists and other documentation required for large aircraft are discussed.

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