2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    Mar 07, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog

AVT 211B - Commercial Pilot Helicopter Flight I - R44


Description: Advanced helicopter flight operations and navigation, including mountain flying techniques. Preparation for Federal Aviation Administration commercial pilot oral and practical test. TRAINING HOURS: Dual: 31.0; Solo: 26.5; Ground: 17.5; Pre/Post: 17.0.

Prerequisites: AVT 209  (may be taken concurrently).

Credits: 3
Lecture: 0
Lab: 6

Course Content:
  1. Preflight procedures
  2. Hovering maneuvers
  3. Takeoffs, landings, and go-arounds
  4. Performance maneuvers
  5. Post-flight procedures

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Validate helicopter airworthiness with simulated discrepancies. (1)
  2. Predict aircraft performance under adverse and abnormal conditions. (1-4)
  3. Evaluate weather information as it applies to complex and atypical flight scenarios. (1)
  4. Differentiate between procedures used during pinnacles, slopes, confined areas, and steep approaches and departures. (2- 4)
  5. Verify condition of aircraft after engine shutdown. (5)