SUAS 104 - sUAS Applications
Number of Credits: 3
Explain how remote pilots apply UAS technology for commercial, scientific, and governmental purposes while respecting both physical and regulatory limitations. Summarize ways that unmanned aircraft are used to accomplish a variety of tasks in complex environments. Explore professionalism and ethics for remote pilots. (Spring Term Only) Three hours lecture each week. Three Credits. Three billable hours.
Pre-requisite(s): SUAS 103 with a minimum grade of C or better.
How UAS technology is applied for commercial, scientific, and governmental purposes.
Explore ways unmanned aircraft are used to accomplish tasks in complex environments.
Professionalism and ethics.
Course Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Describe ethics and privacy considerations in the operation of unmanned aircraft. (PG2, PG5)
- Interpret aviation rules and regulations as they pertain to unmanned aircraft. (PG2)
- Generalize the principles of small unmanned aircraft systems aerodynamics and performance. (PG3)
- Produce an applicable flight plan for flying in the National Airspace System. (PG2)
- Produce appropriate communication phraseology with air traffic control and conflict aircraft. (PG2, PG3)
- Recognize attitudes and behaviors appropriate to effective commercial aviation. (PG2, PG5)
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