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Course Description

AESP 420 - Flight and Orbital Mechanics

Class Session: Monday, January 11, 2021 - Wednesday, May 05, 2021

Credit: 3 semester hours of credit

Instructor: Mostafa Mobli

Term: Spring 2021


Course Description

Derivation of the general equations of motion (EoM) for aircraft and space flight. Solution of Aircraft EoM for cruise flight and flight maneuvers including coordinated turns, takeoff and landing. Solution of EoM for orbital mechanics problems including transfer trajectories. Calculation of required specific impulses. Design of interplanetary trajectories. Prerequisite: MATH 141, EMCH 200, EMCH 310.FS: 02/07/2018.CL: 2020.

College

EN - College of Engr & Computing

Level

Undergraduate

Section

002

Instructional Method

DWEBS
100% Web Synchronous

CRN

59379

Restrictions

CAMPUSICOL - USC Columbia
FOSALLI477A - Aerospace Engineering

Information is accurate as of October 20, 2021 (Subject to change)

Special Fee Notification

Students may be required to be proctored during online test completion. If students are unable to attend test proctoring sessions in person at the Distributed Learning office, additional fees may apply for online test proctoring if the course requires online testing.



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