So what exactly do you get out of the course?
The Introduction to Aviation course is built around the following 10 modules:
- AVIATION HISTORY
- BASIC AERODYNAMICS
- INTRO TO FLIGHT SIMULATOR
- AIRPLANE INSTRUMENTS
- AVIATION CHARTS
- FLIGHT CALCULATIONS
- AVIATION WEATHER
- WEIGHT AND BALANCE
- PREDICTING AIRPLANE PERFORMANCE
EXCITING CAREER POSSIBILITIES: Throughout the course we introduce students to a wide variety of aviation related careers that are presented through interviews with individuals working in those fields.
CHALLENGING COMPETITIONS: We also have two major national competitions for the students to participate in. These will deepen their understanding of the science of aerodynamics.
Needed supplies are included in the cost for the course and will be shipped to the address you provide.
So what are these supplies I heard about?
Not only do you get to learn about aviation but we will send you a package full of goodies needed throughout this class!
1. Flight simulator software
2. E6B flight computer
4. WAC CD 11 aviation chart
5. Juneau sectional chart
6. Anchorage sectional chart
7. Foam walk along glider
8. Competition rubber band powered airplane kit
9. Kit plane glue
10. Rubber band winder
12. Yellow pages phone book (Oh yeah, you’ll need it)