342-0595/01 – Airport Operation II (PL2)

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 introduction2003/2004Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 12+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The subject´s goal is to achieve the necessary competencies by the students of the aviation operational study branch focused on the issues of airports operation within the commercial air transport.

Teaching methods



This subject deals mainly with the development of airports, European aviation legislations in connection with the airport, operating areas parameters, terminals, visual navigation aids, logistics, winter operations, fire protection and measures to protect the environment.

Compulsory literature:

Crusado, M.G.: Discover Airports Operations. AENA, 2009, ISBN: 978-84-92499-07-6

Recommended literature:


Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements



Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Winter airport operations 2. Fire Safety 3. Visual navigation aids 4. The terminal building 5. Protection against unlawful acts 6. Continuity of air transport to other transport modes 7. Noise pollution around the airports 8. Monitoring and evaluation of noise 9. Effect of an airport on the air quality 10. Protection of land resources, waste management 11. Occurrence of birds - the impact on the air traffic safety

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51 3
        Examination Examination 100  0 3
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0 3
Mandatory attendence participation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2004/2005 (N2301) Mechanical Engineering (2301T003) Transport Equipment and Technology (40) Air Transport P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (N2301) Mechanical Engineering (2301T003) Transport Equipment and Technology (40) Air Transport K Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan

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