317.019 Introduction to aircraft Canceled
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

  • make decisions for a certain aircraft based on the common datasheets.
  • determine the necessary length of runway and allowed weight for a desired airfield.
  • quantify which minimum geographical and meteorological standards must be fitted for dedicated purposes.
  • decide if a firefighter station is needed and which legal requirements must be fitted.
  • keep noise and air pollution within the legal boundaries.

Subject of course

Properties of athmosphere and usage of air space. Coordinates of and forces as well as moments acting on aircraft. Types of aircraft. Introduction to assessment of performance under consideration of engine characteristics. Introduction to flight stability. FLight controls. Regulations for building and certification of aircraft.

Teaching methods

Lecture by talking based to relevant features, combined with projected pictures, printet sheets and drawings.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Da derzeit keine Präsenzlehre möglich ist, findet diese Vorlesung in diesem WS 2020 nicht statt.



Examination modalities

Intense talking with students about relevant features that were explained during lectures.

Course registration

Not necessary



No lecture notes are available.