MT402E - Aeronautical meteorology

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MT402E - Aeronautical meteorology


General objective:

Upon completion of this course, the student shall be able :

- To describe the significant meteorological phenomena for the aeronautics
- To use Standard atmosphere and Barometric altimetry
- To recognize meteorology language for aeronautics
- To interpret weather conditions information

Detailed objectives:

- To explain significant phenomena: low visibility, icing and other types of contamination, turbulence and wind shear, Cumulonimbus cloud and associated phenomena.
- To use Standard atmosphere and Barometric Altimetry
- To understand Graphical and alphanumerical Codes (meteorological charts and messages).
- To use the meteorological flight documentation


  • Lectures : 16
  • Labs work : 4

Form of assessment

Total assessment hours: 1

This course is part of the programme

In brief

ECTS credits 2

Number of hours 21

Teaching language



Phone : 0562174381

Email : sylvie.paniagua @