(3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.
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This course provides an opportunity to study the evolution of federal civil aviation regulations in the United States and will touch briefly on the international perspective. Students will learn the basic Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requirements, regulations and certifications associated with the dimensions of aviation from the perspective of aircraft design, manufacturing, maintenance, the pilot, the aircraft owner, and the various types of flight operations (airlines, freight operators, executive flight, private pilot flight) and airports. Students will obtain an overview of the detailed requirements and an understanding of how the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is organized and operates to interface all aspects of aviation. The course will also cover the requirements of Homeland Security affecting aviation.
(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)
Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to: