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MAE 436LR - Flight Dynamics
Flight Dynamics C Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   <<<  >>>   Enrollment Capacity:   69
Section:   C   Enrollment Total:   70
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   0
Dates:   08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020   Status:   CLOSED
Days, Time:   M W , 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM
Room:   Remote view map
Location:   Remote      
Chained Courses
You must register in one of the class(es) below to get the above section:
Enrollment Requirements
Prerequisites: Pre-Requisite: MAE 340 and MAE 424 and MAE 345. Approved Mechanical/Aerospace majors only.
  Course Description
Reviews practical aerodynamics of wings and bodies, as well as performance of aircraft and missiles in the atmosphere. Topics include longitudinal, lateral, and directional static stability; control effectiveness; control forces; basic equations of motion of flight vehicles; aerodynamics, thrust and gravity forces; and stability derivatives. Analyzes aircraft and missile dynamic stability, as well as typical model responses to control inputs. Further studies autopilots, stability augmentation, and analysis of the pilot as a control-system element.
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