2021-2022 Yavapai College Catalog 
    Apr 16, 2024  
2021-2022 Yavapai College 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; Solo: 0; Pilot Briefings: 21.5; Pre/Post: 5; Total Flight Experience: 45.3; Total Aeronautical Experience: 71.8. The Cessna 141 King Kits is included in this course for the required ground training.

Prerequisites: Admission into the Aerospace Science program. AVT 115  and AVT 214  (prerequisites may be taken concurrently).

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.