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ASTP 1037 Aircraft Aerodynamics & Structural Fundamentals

Introduces the fundamental concepts required in aerospace structural manufacturing and repair. Emphasis is placed on safety, quality, and precision. Topics include: safety, flat pattern layout, quality standards, fasteners, hand tools, and precision measuring instruments. This course also presents the theory of flight and aircraft design as it applies to the manufacturing and repair process. Topics include: terminology, theory of flight, structural design, control surfaces, and stress and fatigue. A grade of C or better is required for graduation.


6 credits

Lecture Hours

2 hours

Lab Hours

4 hours