Aircraft Performance Familiarization

Aircraft Performance Familiarization Course for Undergraduate Engineers(30 Hours - 1500 LE)

Course Objectives

To give the trainee an overview for the aircrafts performance and aerodynamics & there terminologies & to equip the trainee with acceptable understanding of aircraft performance in various flight regimes (Take-off, En-route, Landing)

Target Audience

 Undergraduate aeronautical , mechanical and mechatronics engineers

Duration 30 Hours

(5 Days - 6 Hours / Day)

Course Fees 1500 LE

Seats are Limited

Course Outline

  1. Overview on Aerodynamics & Flight Controls :
    1. Factors affecting lift
    2. Drag Analysis
    3. Stalling
    4. Aerodynamic Devices
  2. Take Off
    1. Limitations
    2. Takeoff speeds
    3. Takeoff Limit weights
    4. Flat Rate / Thrust Reduction (De-rate – Flex Takeoff)
  3. En-route
    1. Maximum and optimum altitude
    2. Cost Index
    3. Fuel Management
    4. Cruise speeds
    5. Engine out Drift Down Characteristics
  4. Landing
    1. Landing limit weights
    2. Landing Distance

Practical Part

Workshop / Simulator Visits