AVTN210N: Turbine Engine & Systems

Class Program
Class Hours 3 Lab Hours 3 Credits 4

A student must have completed all FAA General Section courses or possess an FAA Airframe Certificate to be eligible to take these courses.

The theory and maintenance of gas turbine engine systems and installation are covered in this course. Topics include theory of operation, operating characteristics, axial and centrifugal flow compressors, combustion chambers, exhaust sections, fan and bypass turbine engines, thrust reversing systems, turbine section and turbine blade design. Inspection and adjustment of gas turbine engines are included.

Prerequisite Courses