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CZECH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY IN PRAGUE
STUDY PLANS
2020/2021

Weight and Balance of Aircraft

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
21HVL Z,ZK 4 2P+1C Czech
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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

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Further information:
No time-table has been prepared for this course
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-10-26
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet3897206.html