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AVT 2146 Introduction to Airline Operations

An introduction to the structure of an airline, including the functions of the operational control center, airline marketing, maintenance control, fleet planning and scheduling, dispatch release, airline operating certificates and specifications, Part 121 Federal Aviation Regulations and an understanding of the principles and concepts of crew and dispatcher resource management (CRM) through interactive discussion and scenario analysis as it relates to aircraft dispatchers and airline flight crews.

Prerequisites: NONE

Course Outcomes
  • Comprehend, analyze, and demonstrate an understanding of concepts of crew and dispatcher resource management and crew resource management markers through interactive discussion and scenario analysis as it relates to aircraft dispatchers and airline flight crews.
  • Comprehend and demonstrate a basic understanding of operational control, dispatcher release, and airline operating certificates and specifications.
  • Comprehend and demonstrate an understanding of Part 121 Federal Aviation Regulations as they pertain to airline operations, including hazardous materials, flight crew duty time, and dispatch release procedures and operating regulations.
  • Comprehend, analyze, and demonstrate a basic understanding of an airline, including the functions of the operational control center, airline marketing, maintenance control, fleet planning and scheduling.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Aviation Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Hanshew
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 9
Meets: TH from 6:00PM to 8:40PM
Section: N01
Open Seats: 9
Meets: TH from
6:00PM to 8:40PM
Section: N01