Mar 05, 2021  
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2019-2020 
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

UMS 142: Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Flight Lab

6 Cr
Quarters: S
This course provides students with extensive hands-on flight experience of both rotary wing and fixed wing UAS.  Focus on safety of flight, pre-flight/post-flight inspection, pilot in-command (PIC) and observer communications requirements, flight control techniques, precision flight maneuvers, runaway/emergency flight procedures, and execution of flight profiles for successful sensor/data collection.   
Prerequisite: Completion of UMS 112  with a grade of C or better or permission of instructor.