Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2017 [Archived Catalog] [Archived Catalog]
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED RESIDENTIALLY ONLY
This is the capstone course for the Commercial/Corporate concentration. Built on the foundational knowledge acquired in Airline Operations (AVIA 350) and Advanced Jet Systems (AVIA 435), this course will include 5 Cockpit Procedure Training (CPT) lessons followed by 10 Flight Training Lessons in a CRJ-200 Flight Training Device (FTD). Each student will receive a minimum of 45 hours of instruction including 20 hours of Advanced Jet Flight Training in a CRJ-200 FTD. This scenario based training will include: Checklist usage in multi-crew environment; Flight Management Systems (FMS) operations; Normal procedures and flight profiles; Abnormal/Emergency procedures and flight profiles; High altitude aerodynamics; and Aeronautical Decision Making. This course will also stress the proper use of aircraft automation to include: the Flight Control Panel, incorporating both the Flight Director and the Autopilot through all phases of flight. The concepts of both Crew Resource Management (CRM) and Threat and Error Management (TEM) will be developed through all aspects of this course.
AVIA 435; Corequisite: AVIA 036
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