Undergraduate Edition 2019-2020

AVI 250 Basic Aerodynamics and Flight Physics

A study of aircraft aerodynamics and the physics of flight; topics include aircraft performance, stability, control, weight and balance, special flight conditions, and configurations. Basic theories of flight, including airfoil design, drag, lift, thrust, weight and velocity are discussed as well as calculations of stall speed and basic performance criteria.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

class='sc-courselink' href='/en/2019-2020/Undergraduate-Edition/Course-Descriptions/AVI-Aviation-Science-Course-Descriptions/100/AVI-100'>AVI 100 or UAS 100.