Academic Catalog

AEE581 AUTOMATIC FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS

Course Code: 5720581
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Aerospace Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. OZAN TEKNALP
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Aircraft equations of motion; sensors and actuators used in flight control systems; design of stability augmentation, attitude and flight path control systems; flight simulation; guidance and navigation; control system design examples on other aerospace flight vehicles; aircraft automatic flight control system, implementation, testing and certification process.