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AVT 2158 Aircraft Performance II

Prepares students with the aeronautical knowledge, skill and experience necessary to meet the requirements for a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Aircraft Dispatcher Certificate. Topics include DC-9, B-727, B-737 and BE-1900 weight and balance and advanced transport category aircraft performance calculations.

Prerequisites: AVT 1119

Course Outcomes
  • Comprehend the use of and apply engine pressure ratio settings and velocity speeds for the DC-9, B-727, B-737 and BE-1900 aircraft as it pertains to takeoff performance calculations.
  • Comprehend the use of and apply weight and balance techniques for weight shift scenarios for the DC-9, B-727, B-737 and BE-1900 aircraft as it pertains to takeoff performance calculations.
  • Comprehend the use of and apply stabilizer trim settings and weight and balance loading conditions for the DC-9, B-727, B-737 and BE-1900 aircraft as it pertains to takeoff performance calculations.
Credit Hours: 2
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Aviation Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No