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Introduction to Flight Testing – ONLINE

70 Lecture Hours

This course provides the minimum knowledge to understand what Flight Testing is. Instruction focuses on risk assessment, test planning, techniques used to prepare the test cards, standard procedure to brief the test points, and demonstrates flight test methods, data acquisition and analysis. Students will gain an understanding of the flight test process from planning to execution, analysis and reporting for flight test purposes with reference to both civil and military specifications.

Topics:

  • Introduction to Flight Test
  • Test Plan Preparation
  • Flight Safety and Risk management
  • Test Card Preparation
  • Report Writing
  • Anthropometrics and Ergonomics
  • Flight Test Instrumentation
  • Gas Properties and International Standard Atmosphere (ISA)
  • Fixed Wing Performance Test Techniques
  • Fixed Wing Performance Data Analysis
  • Equations of Motion and Aerodynamic Derivatives
  • Fixed Wing Flying Qualities Test Techniques
  • Fixed Wing Flying Qualities Data Analysis
  • Military Specifications
  • CS25 Certification Process

Start date:       Pre-recorded lectures on-demand
Duration:         70 hours – optional on-site flying week available on demand at extra cost

Note: Price in USD. If you are based in Canada, please contact us for pricing including HST

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