2020-2021 Catalog 
    Jun 08, 2023  
2020-2021 Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

AVT 116 - Instrument Pilot Airplane Flight

Description: Flight by reference to instruments. Emphasis on instrument preflight, navigation, approach, emergency, and post-flight procedures. Includes the combination of a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved flight-training device simulator and/or actual flight time in preparation for the FAA instrument pilot airplane oral and practical test. TRAINING HOURS: Dual Instruction (182): 29; Dual AATD: 16.3; Pilot Briefings: 20; Total Flight: 45.3; Total Aeronautical Experience: 65.3.

Prerequisites: Admission into the Aerospace Science program.

Credits: 4
Lab: 12

Course Content:
  1. Preflight preparation
  2. Preflight procedures
  3. Air Traffic Control clearances and procedures
  4. Flight by reference to instruments
  5. Navigation systems
  6. Instrument approach procedures
  7. Emergency operations
  8. Postflight procedure

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify, assess and mitigate risks, encompassing the requirements of 14CFR Part 141 Appendix C. (1-8)

Required Assessment:
  1. Instrument Practical Test-Instrument Airplane Rating.