Current and Future Airline Technological Operational Concepts

AVA20007 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  •  One Semester or equivalent
    This unit will be delivered on-line in Semester 2 2020

Contact hours

  • 48 hours

2020 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

3 Aug 20 - 1 Nov 20

8 Dec 20

Last self enrolment:
16 Aug 20

31 Aug 20

Aims and objectives

This unit aims to further develop knowledge of current and future operating technology, this will allow a more seamless transition from Commercial Pilot Licence (Aeroplane) to ATPL Multi-crew operations for future flight crew and provide an insight into the implementation and operational issues for future aviation managers.

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)

Students who successfully complete this Unit will be able to:

1. Describe the environmental, operational, procedural and personal factors that impact on Airline new technology operations
2. Describe current and future navigation methods and procedures
3. Explain the concept of Required Navigation Performance
4. Explain and discuss the enhanced safety, financial and improved operations given by future technology operations.
5. Analyse risk during and post technology implementation
6. Practise effectively in a team to develop and present an oral and written business case for the introduction of new technology.