Courses of Study: Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics

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Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Airframe Systems
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1.) Apply safety rules, regulations and procedures for the Aviation Technology program, including safety concerns in the areas of first aid, fire, electricity, equipment, tools, chemicals, and personal protective equipment (PPE).

•  Explaining industrial hazards, preventive measures, tools, chemicals, and safety practices
Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Airframe Systems
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2.) Demonstrate computational skills necessary for airframe systems, rigging, and weight and balance.

Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics (2009)
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3.) Explain physical science concepts associated with airframe systems, rigging, and weight and balance.

Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
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4.) Demonstrate the use of various types and applications of tools used in airframe systems, including inspection and cleaning.

Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
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5.) Demonstrate the use, care, and installation of aircraft hardware related to airframe systems.

•  Identifying types, sizes, construction and finishes, and applications of aircraft hardware
Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
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6.) Select materials used in aircraft maintenance related to airframe systems.

Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
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7.) Demonstrate the use of the aircraft weight and balance manual, Type Certificate Data Sheets (TCDS), and aircraft scales.

Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Airframe Systems
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8.) Construct projects to apply learned theories and skills.

•  Interpreting aircraft cable tension adjustment charts
•  Performing tension adjustments on cable turnbuckles
•  Assembling safety wire cable turnbuckles
•  Fabricating or repairing rigid tubing
•  Fabricating aircraft cable using a sleeve and thimble technique
•  Computing weight and balance calculations
•  Disassembling wings from an aircraft, moving to shop, and reassembling wings
•  Assessing primary and secondary controls for proper rigging for aircraft according to TCDS
•  Performing weighing of aircraft to determine if aircraft is within allowable limits
•  Performing calculations for various simulated configuration changes
•  Disassembling an aircraft, removing from shop, and reassembling to operable condition on a ramp