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STUDY PLANS
2020/2021

Navigation

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
21N ZK 4 4P+0C Czech
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Department of Air Transport
Synopsis:

Earth - shape, dimensions of the reference ellipsoid and geoid, position reference system (grid), large and small circles. Great-circle distance and the rhumb line. Convergence. Spherical trigonometry. Mathematical determination of elements rhumb line course and Great-circle distance. Agona, isogona. Projection of maps. ICAO and Jeppeson maps. Times - UTC, Zulu, LT. Time zones. Comparative navigation. Dead reckoning. INS / IRS, FMS.

Requirements:

No requirements.

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Study Objective:

Introduce students of study to the general principles of navigation, maps, used in aviation, navigation calculation of track, track guidance systems and related devices and gauges. Ensure university experts prepared to work with the airlines.

Study materials:

„Obecná navigace“, Učební texty pro teoretickou přípravu dopravních pilotů ATPL(A), CERM, Brno, 2006

Oxford / Jeppesen Theoretical Knowledge Manual „General Navigation“ (Teorie ATPL)

Ing.Kevický - Letecká navigace

Ing. Beneš a kolektiv autorů - Učebnice pilota

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