Feb 02, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

AER 111 Aviation Meteorology

Lecture: 3 Lab: 0 Clinic: 0 Credits: 3
This course covers the atmosphere, interpretation and measurement of meteorological elements, and the effects of such on aircraft operations and performance. Topics include heat exchanges in the atmosphere; temperature, pressure, stability, clouds, air masses, fronts, and thunderstorms; and the use and interpretation of weather data. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze weather data for flight planning and safe flying.

Course is offered in Fall and Spring.