Air-brained quiz VII
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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
Explanations to some of the questions can be found below the quiz - no cheating!
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8 c According to CAP413, aircraft should report ‘long final’ between 8nm and 4nm on a straight-in approach and report ‘final’ when 4nm or less from the threshold. However, for light aircraft operations circuit dimensions may be reduced so answer a might also be correct
9 c The Beardmore Inflexible, built at Dalmuir, Clydebank in 1928, was an advanced experimental transport of stressed skin construction, had a massive span of 157ft (larger than the WWII Boeing B-29 Superfortress) and weighed over 17 tonnes. Only one was built