Aerodynamic and Performance Training

AASI provides ab initio and refresher training programs in aerodynamics and operational performance of transport category aircraft. AASI training include areas not always covered in conventional airline transition training courses. Subjects include:

  • Cost Index Theory and Calculation
  • Basic aerodynamics and performance of large aircraft
  • Advanced aircraft performance
  • High altitude buffet
  • Flight phases and go-around analysis
  • Efficient aircraft flight management
  • Effective Use of Cost Index and Flight Management Computer systems
  • Fly-by-wire control systems
  • The effects of aircraft icing on high performance aircraft

Training courses can be tailored to meet the training needs of all pilots regardless of background. Training material can be also provided for home study.