Fundamentals Of Powerplant Systems
Credit Hours: 3.00. This course covers powerplant systems, including fuel metering devices, ignition systems, and propeller and propeller-related systems. Students learn to use the special tools required for these systems, and the processes for inspection, repair, and overhaul. Airworthiness evaluation and determination is stressed, as are testing and fault diagnosis procedures. The properties and operating characteristics of aircraft fuels are also covered. Typically offered Fall Spring Summer.
This course is offered by the School of Aviation and Transportation Technology