Registration - Step 2

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1) When an ATC controller request you to “squawk 6011” what does that mean?
A. Tune 6011 into your COM radio
B. Tune 6011 into your NAV radio
C. Tune 6011 into your transponder
D. Tune 6011 into your NDM

2) American Airlines merged with US Airways in what year?
A. 2014
B. 2013
C. 2010
D. 1776

3) What are the flight requirements to remain active with Virtual American?
A. Each member must fly 2 legs per month
B. Each member must fly at least 1 leg per calendar month
C. Each member must fly at least 3 legs per calendar month
D. There is no minimum requirement to remain active with Virtual American

4) The Boeing Company's largest factory is located in which North American city?
A. Seattle, Washington
B. Chicago, Illinois
C. New York, New York
D. Charleston, South Carolina

5) What is the difference between groundspeed and true airspeed?
A. Groundspeed is the same as true airspeed
B. Groundspeed is true airspeed adjusted for the mach number
C. Groundspeed is true airspeed adjusted for the winds
D. Groundspeed is the speed when the plane is on the ground and airspeed is the speed when it is airborne.

6) Which of the following statements about flaring/landing a jet is true?
A. A jet airplane should be flown onto the runway rather than held off the surface as speed dissipates
B. A jet airplane should be held off the surface as speed dissipates, not flown onto the runway
C. A jet airplane should be flared with reverse thrusters engaged to ensure maximum braking effectiveness
D. A jet airplane should be flared with spoiler deployed as it crosses the threshold in order to slow the airplane down for landing

7) Choose from the list of ATC controller positions, the order in which you would interact with them on departure from an airfield
A. Ground, Tower, Departure/Approach, Center
B. Tower, Ground, Center, Departure/Approach
C. Center, Ground, Tower, Departure/Approach
D. Ground, Center, Tower, Departure/Approach

8) What’s the difference between a radar altimeter and a barometric altimeter?
A. Radar altimeter has to be adjusted, but the barometric altimeter has to remain at 29.92
B. Radar altimeter has to remain at 29.92, but the barometric altimeter can be adjusted
C. Barometric altimeter displays height in MSL, the radar altimeter displays height in AGL
D. Barometric altimeter displays height in AGL, the radar altimeter displays height in MSL

9) Which answer best describes V1?
A. Stall speed
B. Rotation speed
C. Take off decision speed
D. Minimum approach speed

10) What color are the taxiway edge lights?
A. White
B. Blue
C. Green
D. Yellow

11) What is the purpose of using flaps during take-off and landing?
A. To slow the airplane down
B. To allow the airplane to slip
C. To increase handling at lower speeds
D. To provide lift at lower speeds

12) N1 represents what?
A. The inter-stage turbine temperature
B. The ratio of turbine discharge to compressor temperature
C. The rotation speed of the low pressure compressor
D. The speed at which you can lift off

13) Complete this statement: The higher an aircraft flies…
A. The thinner the air and the greater the angle of attack required to produce the lift needed to maintain level flight.
B. The thicker the air and the greater the angle of attack required to produce the lift needed to maintain level flight.
C. The thinner the air and the lesser the angle of attack required to produce the lift needed to maintain level flight.
D. The thicker the air and the lesser the angle of attack required to produce the lift needed to maintain level flight.

14) What color lights indicate the threshold of the runway when on approach to land?
A. Blue
B. Green
C. Yellow
D. Red

15) What airport does KDFW refer to?
A. Denver, Colorado
B. Denton, Texas
C. Fort Worth Alliance, Texas
D. Dallas Fort Worth, Texas

16) What instrument(s) are affected when the pitot tube freezes over?
A. Airspeed Indicator, VSI
B. VSI, Altimeter
C. Airspeed Indicator
D. Altimeter, Airspeed Indicator

17) When do you turn the Beacon Lights on?
A. At the gate before engine start
B. Entering the active runway before take-off roll
C. When passing through 10,000ft
D. At the gate after engine start

18) What is the maximum safe speed at which you may exit a high speed taxiway?
A. 30 KIAS
B. 35 KIAS
C. 40 KIAS
D. 55 KIAS

19) Name the two categories of airspace in the United States
A. Regulated and non-regulated
B. Class B airspace and class D airspace
C. Controlled and Uncontrolled
D. Regulated and Uncontrolled

20) The headquarters for Airbus is located in which European city?
A. Paris, France
B. London, England
C. Toulouse, France
D. Hamburg, Germany