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Air-brained quiz VI

PUBLISHED: 16:15 25 July 2018

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How air-brained are you? Test your general aviation knowledge on matters including safety, history, training or anything related to flying! Compiled by James Allan

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1 b The only exception to this rule is if you are told by ATC that the Stop-bar is unserviceable and you are given a specific clearance to cross it while still lit.

2 b

3 c It is the UH-72A, military version of the civilian Airbus EC145

4 d Yorkshire Air Ambulance

5 b

6 a DVORs use a phase comparison of two electromagnetic fields to transmit an infinite number of radials (but in practice only 360 of these are used)

7 a (b applies in the case of illness, not injury)

8 b

9 d

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