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STUDY PLANS
2020/2021

Basics of Air Transport

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
21ZALD KZ 2 0P+2C+8B Czech
Lecturer:
Jakub Hospodka (guarantor), Michaela Kalivodová, Jakub Kraus, Sébastien Lán, Kateřina Machula Půlpánová, Peter Olexa, Jakub Steiner, Tereza Topková, Sarah Van Den Bergh
Tutor:
Jakub Hospodka (guarantor), Michaela Kalivodová, Jakub Kraus, Sébastien Lán, Kateřina Machula Půlpánová, Peter Olexa, Jakub Steiner, Tereza Topková, Sarah Van Den Bergh
Supervisor:
Department of Air Transport
Synopsis:

History, definitions, terminology, basic rules. VFR/IFR. Basics of aerodynamics. Propulsion of aircraft. Aircraft design. Basics of navigation, radio navigation. Weight, balance, performance. Flight planning, optimization of speed and heights, minimum fuel. Limitations of operation, maintenance, service life of aircraft. Traffic management, ground handling, security. Air crew. Airlines and economics. Space technologies.

Requirements:

No requirements.

Syllabus of lectures:
Syllabus of tutorials:
Study Objective:

Basic information and facts of civil aviation transport.

Study materials:

Kulčák a kol.: Soubor skript pro výuku dopravních pilotů. ČVUT FD

Kazda, A.: Airport Design and Operation. Hardcover. 2007

Učebnice ATPL - Jeppesen

Note:
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Time-table for summer semester 2020/2021:
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Data valid to 2021-04-10
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