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AVT 2250 Commercial Pilot Ground

Prepares fixed-wing students with the aeronautical knowledge, skill and experience necessary to meet the requirements for a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Commercial Pilot Certificate with an Airplane Category and Single Engine Land Class Rating. Topics include federal aviation regulations applicable to commercial pilot operations, airspace, flight information, meteorology, aeronautical decision making, Visual Flight Rules (VFR) cross-country flight planning and navigation.

Prerequisites: AVT 1170 and AVT 1224 and Approval of Department

Course Outcomes
  • Comprehend and apply airport environment, airspace and flight information including collision avoidance and runway incursion avoidance as it applies to commercial pilot operations.
  • Comprehend and apply weather patterns and hazards related to flight operations, the information contained in printed weather reports and forecasts and graphic weather products, as well as sources of weather information as it applies to commercial pilot cross country operations.
  • Demonstrate and apply the federal aviation regulations as they pertain to commercial pilot operations.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Aviation Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 9, Rm 308
Faculty: Gracia-Rodriguez
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Department Permission Required
Note: A Term; Fixed wing students
Open Seats: 11
Meets: TTH from 5:00PM to 7:40PM
Section: A01
Open Seats: 11
Meets: TTH from
5:00PM to 7:40PM
Section: A01