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AVT 1218 Utility Systems

Hydraulic aircraft systems, introduction to landing gear systems, development of repair and inspection skills, critical thinking and development of analysis used in troubleshooting and repair of hydraulic systems and landing gear. Two classroom, six lab hours per week.

Division: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Department: Aviation Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Demonstrate knowledge of hydraulic systems and components to include removal and installation, types of hydraulic fluids, hazardous materials (hazmat) requirements, crossfeeds, pumps, seals, and fittings.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of landing gear systems and the ability to operate, inspect, repair, adjust, and service.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of troubleshooting of hydraulic and landing gear systems and components.

Credit Hours: 4

Classroom Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 6