342-0429/01 – Flight Performance and Planning 1 (PaPL1)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Jiří HořínkaSubject version guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Smrž, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2008/2009Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
SMR46 doc. Ing. Vladimír Smrž, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The goal is for students to achieve the necessary competencies to focus on the issue of flight planning and executing in general aviation.Completion of this course is part of the theoretical training to acquire the Private Pilot Licence (PPL).

Teaching methods

Lectures

Summary

The course is based on module 033 Flight planning and monitoring. The content is focused on the knowledge of flight planning according to the rules in VFR visibility. Comprehensive knowledge of all factors influencing VFR flight planning significantly increases its safety. The student will acquire competencies in the field of VFR flight planning, basics of navigation training and basic calculations associated with it to the extent that allows him to pass the PPL exams at the Civil Aviation Authority in Prague.

Compulsory literature:

Flight Performance and Planning 1, Theoretical Knowledge Manual ATPL, Jeppesen GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany, 2001, ISBN 0-88487-290-4. Thom,T. The Aeroplane – Technical, The Air Pilot´s Manual,Volume 4, Airlife Publishing, Ltd., London, UK, 1994, ISBN 1-85310-017-X.

Recommended literature:

JAR/FAR 25 Airworthiness Standards – Transport Category Airplanes.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

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Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

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Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2007/2008 Winter semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
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Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100  51
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Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2009/2010 (B3712) Air Transport Technology (3708R037) Aircraft Operation Technology P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B3712) Air Transport Technology (3708R036) Air Operation Technology P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B3712) Air Transport Technology (3708R037) Aircraft Operation Technology P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B3712) Air Transport Technology (3708R036) Air Operation Technology P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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