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AVT 2286 Multi Engine Flight Instructor Flight Lab

Prepares students with aeronautical knowledge, skill and experience necessary to meet the requirements for a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Certified Flight Instructor Instrument Pilot certificate with rotorcraft - helicopter class rating. The course is conducted under 14 CFR Part 141. Topics include the fundamentals of instruction as it pertains to the instrument pilot certificate, instrument flight maneuvers, instrument scanning techniques, instrument fundamentals, attitude control by instrument reference, cross country instrument flight, and instrument approach procedures. Course Performance Standards require 15 hours of flight time and 100% completion of the course syllabus requirements. Additional fees including a course fee and a flight lab fee as well as other out-of-pocket expenses apply. Contact the Department for the current listing of these fees and expenses. Two lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: AVT 2266

Course Outcomes
  • Demonstrate and explain multi engine aircraft aerodynamics, including induced flow, asymmetric thrust, critical engine and minimum controllable airspeed (Vmc), engine feathering and zero thrust controllability.
  • Demonstrate and explain multi engine aircraft systems, including weight and balance, fuel, hydraulic, landing gear, electrical and deicing systems. Analyze and explain procedures for inoperative components during all phases of flight using checklists.
  • Demonstrate and explain single engine precision instrument approaches, including the use of checklists and engine-out procedures while maintaining specific flight attitudes and ground tracks with proficiency to Commercial Pilot standards.
  • Demonstrate and explain flight maneuvers in a multi engine aircraft, including the use of checklists, steep turns, stalls, spin awareness, emergency descent and engine-out procedures while maintaining specific flight attitudes and ground tracks with proficiency to Commercial Pilot standards.
Credit Hours: 1
  • Lab: 2 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Aviation Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Not currently offered this term