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Budapest University of Technology and Economics
Faculty of Transportation Engineering and Vehicle Engineering
1. Subject name Flight Safety, PhD
2. Subject name in Hungarian Repülésbiztonság PhD
3. Code BMEKORHD017 4. Evaluation type exam grade 5. Credits 2
6. Weekly contact hours 2 (0) Lecture 0 (0) Practice 0 (0) Lab
7. Curriculum
PhD Programme
8. Role
Specific course
9. Working hours for fulfilling the requirements of the subject 120
Contact hours 28 Preparation for seminars 30 Homework 15
Reading written materials 15 Midterm preparation 0 Exam preparation 32
10. Department Department of Aeronautics and Naval Architectures
11. Responsible lecturer Dr. Rohács Dániel
12. Lecturers Dr. Rohács Dániel
13. Prerequisites  
14. Description of lectures
The subject gives a brief overview of the aviation system, its most important elements. Then he deals with opportunities for improvement of aviation safety, interpretation of safety, indicators of aviation safety, risk, flight situations, their classification, risk management, development of methods of risk analysis, regularities of reliability models.
15. Description of practices
16. Description of labortory practices
17. Learning outcomes
A. Knowledge   B. Skills
  • Students must know comprehensively, interpret in a constructive way and apply in his research activities in an innovative way the following elements of analysis methods: the basics of the safety of the prepulse, the indicators of flight safety, the flight situations and their classification, the methods of risk management and risk analysis.
C. Attitudes   D. Autonomy and Responsibility
  • Students must persue to get knowledge of the new scientific results, the latter are applied with responsibility and initiates new reasurce activities in new fields of knowledge in an innovative way.
18. Requirements, way to determine a grade (obtain a signature)
Accepted homework and oral exam.
19. Opportunity for repeat/retake and delayed completion
According to the TVSZ
20. Learning materials
Shari Krause: Aircraft Safety (ISBN-10: 0071409742)
James M. Walters: Aircraft Accident analysis (ISBN-10: 0071351493)
Richard H. Wood: Aviation Safety Programs: A Management Handbook (ISBN-10: 0884873293)
Clarence rodrigues: Commercial Aviation Safety (ISBN-10: 0071763058)
Effective date 27 November 2019 This Subject Datasheet is valid for Inactive courses