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STUDY PLANS
2018/2019

Weight and Balance of Aircraft

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
21HVL Z,ZK 4 2+1 Czech
Lecturer:
Roman Matyáš, Anna Polánecká
Tutor:
Roman Matyáš, Anna Polánecká
Supervisor:
Department of Air Transport
Synopsis:

Basic terms of mass and balance, basic aircraft masses, weighing and maximum aircrafts masses, overloading of aircraft, standard weights of passenger, baggage and crew, determination of load of aircraft, flight documentation - loadsheet, trimsheet, securing of load, determination of centre of gravity, influence of centre of gravity position on aircarft performance.

Requirements:

Basic knowledge of mechanics of solid body, aerodynamics of aircrafts, aircraft structure and aviation regulation.

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Study Objective:

Introduce students to the problematics of weight and balance and into regulation of air transportation. Ensure university experts prepared to work with the airlines.

Study materials:

Volner, R. a kolektiv: Flight planning management, CERM, Brno, 2007

Chmelík, J.: Hmotnost a vyvážení, Učební texty pro teorii ATPL, CERM, Brno, 2006

Join Aviation Authorities ? ATPL: Theoretical Knowledge Manual ? Jepessen, 2003

Note:
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