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2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog 
2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AES 2150 - Avionics for Aviators

4(4 + 0)

Prerequisite: AES 1100, PHY 1250; or permission of instructor

This course is primarily for professional pilot and aviation maintenance management students who must understand the complex systems of the aircraft that they fly and/or maintain. The principles and operation of aircraft electrical, communication, navigation, surveillance and control systems are covered. The course provides a working understanding of light aircraft electrical systems and avionics including conventional (or legacy) and Technically Advanced Aircraft (TAA) systems.  The student will also learn avionics failure prevention procedures as pilot-in-command and undersatnd the limitations of electronic navigation aids due to equipment and propagation anomolies.  Emphasis is on safety and precautions

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