Flight School Math Collection
This lesson focuses on the four forces of flight and the control surfaces of aircraft. It applies these concepts to activities with a free flight simulator where students can practice landing and maintaining correct glide scope on final.Students will:
- Understand how axes of flight, controls surfaces, flight controls, and aircraft instruments are used to control a plane during approach and landing.
- Practice flying an aircraft using flight controls and instruments.
- Use math to determine the best approach to a runway for landing.
- Apply their knowledge of flying an aircraft to use a flight simulator to practice how to approach and land at an airfield.
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