FSI-OLLAcad. year: 2017/2018
The course entitled Airport II is a follow up to the course Airport I and it extends the knowledge of legislative, operational and technical conditions of the airport traffic in Czech Republic. The course is based on Annex 14 and Annex 16 of the Convention on International Civil Aviation.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Students will be made familiar with the legislative, operational and technical conditions of the airport traffic in the Czech Republic. They will learn of scientific aerial terminology related to airports.
No special requirements.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
Letecká informační služba : Letiště (národní předpis L 14), , 0
Antonín Kazda: Letiská - design a prevádzka, , 0
Letecká informační služba: Letiště (národní předpis L 14), , 0
Letecká informační služba : Letecká informační příručka ČR, , 0
Letecká informační služba : Ochrana životního prostředí (národní předpis L 16/I a L16/II), , 0
Letecká informační služba: Ochrana životního prostředí (národní předpis L 16/I a L16/II), , 0
Aerodrome Design Manual (Doc 9157), ICAO
Annex 14, Svazek 1 a 2, ICAO
Aerodrome Planning Manual (Doc 9184), ICAO
Aerodrome Services Manual (Doc 9137), ICAO
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
The course is taught through lectures explaining the basic principles and theory of the discipline. Exercises are focused on practical topics presented in lectures.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
The course-unit credit requirements: passing the test (75 % at the minimum), the test results are discussed with students. The exam has an oral part only, based on a set of three lot-drawn questions. If the answers are not appropriate, an additional question may be asked.
Language of instruction
The goal is to extend the knowledge of the airport as an element of the air traffic, and of operating and technical requirements for the infrastructure and airport operation in accordance with the current legislation.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
The attendance at both lectures and seminars is compulsory (80% at the minimum), and it is checked and recorded. The absence (in justifiable cases) can be compensated by personal consultation with the lecturer and working out individually assignments. Individual assignments must be finished and handed in during the course-unit credit week at the latest.
Type of course unit
26 hours, optionally
Teacher / Lecturer
1. External air noise.
2. Aircraft engine exhalation. Aerodrome General.
3. Aircraft engine exhalation. Aerodrome General.
4. Aerodrome classification according to the landing approach technique.
5. Reference code.
6. Runway markings. Taxiway markings.
7. Aerodrome lights.
8. Approach lighting system.
9. Check-in system.
10. Check-in system.
11. Aerodrome data publication.
12. Airport data publishing.
13. Prospect for development of airports in the Czech Republic.
13 hours, compulsory
Teacher / Lecturer
1. Application of method of balanced technical equipment.
2. Information on airports in AIP.
3. Information on airports in AIP.
4. Information on airports in AIP.
5. Information on airports in AIP.
6. Technical equipment and clearance process of Airport Ostrava Mosnov.
7. Technical equipment and clearance process of Airport Praque Ruzyne.
8. Excursion to Ostrava Mosnov .
9. Excursion to Airport Praque Ruzyne.
10. Final seminar – Airport II.
11. Final seminar – Airport II.
12. Final seminar – Airport II.
13. Final seminar – Airport II.