342-0434/01 – Airport management (PLet)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Smrž, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Smrž, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2008/2009Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
VOL10 prof. Ing. Rudolf Volner, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will acquire basic knowledge of the operations of airports

Teaching methods



The course sets out the operational aspects of airports and their application use.

Compulsory literature:

Antonín Kazda: Airports - Design and Operation, VŠDS, Žilina 1995

Recommended literature:

Antonín Kazda: Airports - Design and Operation, VŠDS, Žilina 1995

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

term paper


Other requirements

Další požadavky na studenta


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1st Location and orientation of the airport runway system. 2nd Selecting a suitable site, uptime, uptime, taking into account visibility, obstacles, other factors. 3rd Apron. Requirements for the apron, apron position, stand structure, capacity ramp, secluded places. th The technical handling of aircraft. 5th Methods of aircraft handling, aircraft handling, technical operations, the visual guidance systems on the apron. 6th Aviation fuel. Requirements for the provision of fuel, fuel distribution, security in the handling of fuel, the provision of fuel - the future. 7th Visual aids for navigation. Brands, airport lights, lighting equipment characteristics, technical solutions to lighting equipment, construction and operation. 8th Providing airport electricity. Ensure reliability of electricity supply lighting equipment, an example solution for I, II. and III. category of ICAO. 9th Winter on the airport. Influence of snow on the operation of aircraft, schedule winter maintenance, mechanical, chemical and thermal resources, status lines, de-icing. 10th Fire protection. Tasks of the fire and rescue services, determine the level of fire security, fire-fighting vehicles, fire stations, training and work crews, work on aircraft accident, fire security and environmental protection. 11th Terminal building. Requirements for the terminal building, layout, design terminal building, ground handling, Non-aviation services, passenger traffic at the airport. 12th Protection against unlawful acts. illegal acts, and air transport, airport facilities and security, airport security, methods of detecting prohibited items. 13th Traffic connection airport 14th Environmental Protection.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2008/2009 Winter semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 30  20
        Examination Examination 70  21
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2009/2010 (B3712) Air Transport Technology (3708R036) Air 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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