(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)
Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:
- Examine how airports are developed, operated and maintained and rules that govern airport management.
- Explain how the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) directives apply for airport planning.
- Analyze the historical and legislative perspective of airports and airport systems.
- Investigate the components of the airport, the airfield, airspace and air traffic control, terminals and ground access.
- Examine air space and air traffic control.
- Assess legislation affecting airports and planning, security, financing and managing.
- Explore the relationship between the airport and the community.
- Investigate an airport and its operations to identify career opportunities.
- Examine how Air Carrier airports are certificated under the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 139.
Currently no sections of this class are being offered.