AVNC 240: Flight Communication Systems (3)
The course is a study of the basic principles of communication systems used in modern aircraft, including avionics transmission and reception systems, HF, VHF, UHF, and satellite systems. Further the course will explore basic RF systems, RF transmitters, signal generation, signal detection and amplification, carrier modulation AM, FM, SSB, antenna theory, antenna systems, and related test equipment. In addition, information on maintenance levels, FAA and FCC requirements, aircraft drawing and various manufacturers' support manuals will be used.
Prerequisite: AVNC 100.