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AVT 1133 Instruments/Communications

Inspection, removal and installation of flight instruments and controls to include gyroscopic and magnetic instruments, pitot-static lines, wiring and legal repairs by mechanics. Communications equipment operation, inspection, removal and installation of radios, antennas, coax cables, wave guides and next generation of combination instrument/communication equipment to include GPS/satellite communication. Two classroom, three lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: None

Course Outcomes
  • Demonstrate a knowledge of federal and international regulations governing aircraft communication equipment operation and maintenance, and documentation requirements for various communication and navigation equipment removal, installation, and adjustment.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the operation of aircraft flight instruments and displays to include removal, repair, installation, and post-maintenance airworthiness checks.
  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of the operation, removal and replacement, and repair of GPS and satellite equipment installed in aircraft for navigation and communication.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Lab: 3 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Aviation Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Face to Face
Other Off Campus Location
Dayton International Airport
Faculty: Mauk
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 1
Meets: TH from 6:00PM to 10:00PM
Section: N01
Open Seats: 1
Meets: TH from
6:00PM to 10:00PM
Section: N01