MIT OpenCourseWare

Private Pilot Ground School

This is a three-day workshop that took place during the MIT Independent Activities Period (IAP) in January, 2019. This workshop aims to provide information for students to prepare for the FAA Private Pilot Knowledge Test. Topics include airplane aerodynamics, aircraft systems, navigation, meteorology, aircraft ownership and maintenance, aircraft performance, multi-engine and jets. (from ocw.mit.edu )


Dr. Philip Greenspun and Dr. Tina Srivastava.
Aeronautics and astronautics

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Special Lecture 3 - The How and the Why of IFR