342-0462/02 – Propeller 2 (Vr2)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits3
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Smrž, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Rostislav Horecký, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2008/2009Year of cancellation2013/2014
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HOR53 Ing. Rostislav Horecký, Ph.D.
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

The aim of the bachelor study branch "Aeronautical Maintenance Technology" - to familiarize students with the subject of Propeller 2 (PROP 2). To teach students the theoretical foundations necessary for practice in the aircraft maintenance environment. Understand and apply the different parts of accounts in accordance with mandated European standards. In addition to acquaint students with the propeller structures occurring in both large transport aircrafts and small aircrafts.

Teaching methods



This subject is focused for acquiring of theoretical knowledge in the sphere of module M17 – PROPELLER and preparation to accomplishment of the Basic Examination in order to get AML Part 66

Compulsory literature:

Jeppesen. Oxford Aviation training. Oxford: Jeppesen. 2001.

Recommended literature:

Jeppesen. Oxford Aviation training. Oxford: Jeppesen. 2001.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Průběžné testy


Other requirements

Další požadavky na studenta


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

17.3 Propeller Pitch Control 17.4 Propeller Synchronising 17.5 Propeller Ice Protection 17.6 Propeller Maintenance 17.7 Propeller Storage and Preservation

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2008/2009 Summer semester, validity until: 2013/2014 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100  51
        Exercises evaluation Credit  
        Examination Examination  
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 (3708R038) Aircraft Maintenance Technology P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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