T&E 4113 RW Flying Qualities Flight Testing I

Course Description

This course is offered once per year on-campus.  This course is designed to provide an intensive overview of the methods used to determine static stability of helicopters.  Subjects include the theory, regulatory requirements and flight test techniques involved in determining the longitudinal, maneuvering and lateral-directional, stability of helicopters.  Mechanical flight control systems, low airspeed stability and control, and closed loop handling qualities are also are taught.

Anticipated Course Outcomes