342-0436/03 – Navigation 2 (Nav2)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Smrž, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Smrž, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2020/2021Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
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 3+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will acquire basic knowledge of traditional navigation and surveillance systems.

Teaching methods



The course provides basic knowledge of the traditional navigation and surveillance systems.

Compulsory literature:

[1] Navigation, Theoretical Knowledge Manual ATPL, Jeppesen GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany, 2001, ISBN 0-88487-290-4

Recommended literature:

Volner, R.: Radionavigace I, VŠB-TU Ostrava, 2008

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

term paper


Other requirements

To develop a semester work according to specification


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Shapes of the globe. Circumference and diameter. Grid. Large and small circles. Rhumb lines and ortodroma. Convergence. Mathematical rhumb lines and finding the average ortodromy. Agona, isogona. Projections and maps. Display Properties. Spherical trigonometry. ICAO maps. Jeppesson maps. The Times - UTC, GMT, LNT, ZT. Time zones. Correlation navigation. Navigation of calculation.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2020/2021 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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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (B3712) Air Transport Technology (3708R037) Aircraft Operation Technology P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan

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