Aviation Dispatch Minor

The aviation dispatch minor is only available for aviation management and aviation flight majors.

Lower Division Requirements

FLT116 Private Pilot Ground

An in-depth study of airframes and aircraft systems, aircraft instruments, safety, aerodynamics, stability, physiology, weather, airports, airspace, emergency operations, ground reference maneuvers, charts and publications, and the principles of pilotage, dead-reckoning, and radio/electronic methods of navigation as applied to cross-country flight planning to prepare the student for the FAA private pilot knowledge test. (3 units; Summer)

FLT116-A
Goodman, Creighton A
09/03/2019 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport C102
FLT116-B
Goodman, Creighton A
09/03/2019 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport C102

FLT119 Instrument Pilot Ground

An in-depth study of aircraft instruments, preflight and aircraft systems, navigation, holding, approaches, emergencies, and weather reports and forecasts. Prepares student for the FAA instrument rating knowledge test. Prerequisite: FLT 116. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

FLT119-A
Goodman, Creighton A
09/03/2019 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport C102
FLT119-A
Goodman, Creighton A
01/13/2020 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport C102

Upper Division Requirements

DSP330 Dispatch I

An in-depth study of aerodynamics, instruments, airspace, regulations, performance, weight and balance, physiology, aviation weather, navigation, and flight operations. Prepares students for the FAA Dispatch knowledge test. Students must be age 21 to receive permission to enroll. Additional lab fee. Prerequisites: AVN 210, 310 and FLT 119, and permission of the Department Chair. (3 units; Spring)

DSP330-A
Murillo, Elisabeth S.
09/03/2019 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport C101

DSP430 Dispatch II

In-depth study of cross country flight operations, including Lancer Airways Operational Specifications, advanced weather application, and practical dispatch applications. Students must be age 21 to enroll. Prerequisite: DSP 330. (3 units; Fall)

DSP430-A
Murillo, Elisabeth S.
01/06/2020 TTh 3:45 PM - 6:45 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport C101

DSP497 Dispatch III

Senior-level application of practical dispatch knowledge and techniques. Prepares students for FAA Dispatch Practical Exam. Students must be age 21 to receive permission to enroll. Additional lab fee. Prerequisites: DSP 430 and FLT 410. (3 units; Spring)

DSP497-A
Murillo, Elisabeth S.
03/02/2020 TTh 3:45 PM - 6:45 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport C101

FLT326 Human Factors

A review of the psychological human factors that affect aviation, including individual and organizational factors, and technology-induced errors. Includes common human errors and detection and recovery skills. The chain of events leading up to an aircraft accident are examined in light of specific aircraft accidents. (3 units; Spring)

FLT326-A
Murillo, Elisabeth S.
01/13/2020 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport C101

FLT328 Aircraft Systems

An in-depth study of aircraft systems, including engine, fuel, electric, hydraulic, pneumatic, flight control, and computer systems and displays. (3 units; Fall)

FLT328-A
Foster, Paul M.
09/03/2019 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport 116

FLT410 Turbine Systems

An in-depth study of turbine systems and turbine aircraft performance. Prerequisite: FLT 328. (3 units; Spring)

FLT410-A
Marselus, John Edward
01/13/2020 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport 116