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Sinclair College

AVT 1218 Utility Systems

Hydraulic and pneumatic 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 and pneumatic systems and landing gear. Three classroom, nine lab hours per week.

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

Prereqs: NONE  


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

Credit Hours: 6

Classroom Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 9