AU5007 - Automatic Flight Controls

AU5007 - Automatic Flight Controls


General objective:

At the end of this course, the student shall be able to explain the basic principle of control laws.

Detailed objectives:

- Objectives of Automatic Flight Control,
- Control chains,
- Stabilisers, alarms and protections,
- Piloting aid system : Flight Director, Head-up display,
- Automatic Pilot : Control laws, auto-throttle, Automatic Landing, operational aspects.
Apply this knowledge to real cases.

Form of assessment

Total assessment hours: 1.5

This course is part of the programme

In brief

ECTS credits : cf Teaching Unit

Number of hours 1.5


Thierry MIQUEL

Phone : +33 5 62 17 43 61

Email : thierry.miquel @