"From the Wright Brothers to modern aircraft, Dr. Aviation held the attention of our students and our staff. We all learned so much from the course. It’s the next best thing to actually flying!"
Dr. Samuel R Ronicker, Director, Operation Rebirth, St. Paris, Ohio
We Make The Complex World Of Aviation Simple.
Aviation is fun, but can seem overwhelming at the same time. Don’t worry, we break it down for you.
Come along as we discover the secrets of flight, investigate famous aircraft mishaps, and meet the Who’s Who of the flying world. Ride along as we explore some of the most important airplanes ever built. Find out how you can be a part of it all.
By registering for this course, you will gain more knowledge and confidence about these topics:
Modules and Lessons Covered
Session 1: The Aviation System (Notable Innovator: The Wright Brothers & Legendary Aircraft/Event: First Flight at Kitty Hawk)
Session 2: The Major Components Of The Aircraft (Notable Innovator: Chuck Yeager I & Legendary Aircraft/Event: P-51)
Session 3: Axes & Forces (Notable Innovator: Chuck Yeager II & Legendary Aircraft/Event: Breaking the Sound Barrier)
Session 4: Why an Aircraft Flies (Notable Innovator: Amelia Earhart & Legendary Aircraft/Event: Earhart Round the World Flight)
Session 5: Why an Aircraft Turns, Pitches and Slides (Notable Innovator: Daniel Bernoulli & Legendary Aircraft/Event: UAL Flight 232 Incident)
Session 6: The Secrets Of Radar (Notable Innovator: Kelly Johnson & Legendary Aircraft/Event: Stealth Fighter)
Session 7: The Air Traffic Cops (Notable Innovator: Neil Armstrong & Legendary Aircraft/Event: First Flight to the Moon)