Gateway To Aviation Technology
Credit Hours: 3.00. An introduction to Aviation Technology as well as fundamentals of the aviation industry. Course topics include basic aircraft science, aircraft nomenclature, theory of flight, and aviation regulations and the regulatory process. Aviation safety practices and human factors issues are discussed as well as the subject areas and information needed to operate as a private pilot in the aviation environment. As part of this course, every student will gain flight experience in a turbine powered aircraft. A special fee is charged for this experience. Permission of department required. Typically offered Fall Spring Summer.
This course is offered by the School of Aviation and Transportation Technology