AV 220 : Commercial Pilot-Airplane
Standard letter grades
Contact hours total
AV 110 (or Private Pilot Certificate).
Ground instruction of aeronautical skills and knowledge applicable to the FAA Commercial Pilot Certification portion of the Professional Pilot training syllabus. Covers night flight, aviation physiology, advanced aerodynamics, aircraft performance, weight and balance, complex aircraft operations, advanced airplane systems, commercial operations and FAA Regulations for commercial pilots and noncommercial flight operations, with emphasis on human factors, crew resource management, and decision-making.
1. Develop commercial pilot level understanding of flight instruments, weather, performance, systems, Federal Aviation regulations (FARs), and cross country planning as they relate to commercial flight operations.
2. Prepare for the FAA Commercial Pilot written knowledge exam.
Airport Operations Procedures
Airport Facility Directory Weather Services
Commercial Flight Considerations
Advanced Human Factors Concepts
Requires textbook and/or online learning materials.
This course is assessed through homework, exams, and a final exam.