342-0431/03 – Flight Performance and Planning 3 (PaPL3)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Smrž, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Smrž, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2010/2011Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HRA56 Josef Hranický
UCH010 Ing. Lenka Kontriková
SMR46 doc. Ing. Vladimír Smrž, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 4+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 comprehensive planning and conduct of flights in commercial aviation. Completion of this course is part of the theoretical training to acquire pilot licence.

Teaching methods



This subject deals with the planning and execution of the flights, which deals with custom programming and monitoring of commercial flights.

Compulsory literature:

[1] Flight Performance and Planning 1, Theoretical Knowledge Manual ATPL, Jeppesen GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany, 2001, ISBN 0-88487-290-4

Recommended literature:

[1] Thom,T.: The Aeroplane – Technical, The Air Pilot´s Manual,Volume 4, Airlife Publishing, Ltd., London, UK, 1994, ISBN 1-85310-017-X [2] JAR/FAR 25 Airworthiness Standards – Transport Category Airplanes [3] Flight Performance and Planning 2, Theoretical Knowledge Manual ATPL, Jeppesen GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany, 2001, ISBN 0-88487-283-1

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

To develop a semester work according to specification


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1 Performance of single light aircraft which are not of a certificate under JAR / FAR 25- Performance Class 1.1 Definitions of the terms and rates 1.2 Take-off and landing performance 1.3 Performance during climb and cruise 2 Performance of multi-engine airplanes are not of a certificate under JAR / FAR 25 - Performance Class B 2.1 All the new terms used for the performance of multi-engine airplane 2.2 Importance of performance calculations 2.3 Elements of Performance 2.4 Use of performance graphs and tabular data 3 Performance of aircraft certificated under JAR / FAR 25 - Performance Class A 3.1 Takeoff 3.2 Accelerated stop distance 3.3 Initial Climb 3.4 Climb 3.5 Cruise 3.6 Descent and Landing 3.7 Practical application of the performance of the airplane flight manual

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded credit Graded credit 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Rozsah povinné účasti

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2020/2021 (B3712) Air Transport Technology (3708R037) Aircraft Operation Technology P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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