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WHAT IS THE PURSPOSE OF STANDARD A/C TAXI SIGNALS?
SO THAT THERE IS NO MISUNDERSTANDING WHEN A TAXI SIGNAL MAN FROM ONE BRANCH, IS SIGNALING A PILOT FROM ANOTHER.
WHAT ARE VEHICLE SPEED LIMITS ON THE FLIGHT LINE AND AROUND A/C?
WITHIN 50 FT OF A/C IS 5 MPH.
RUNWAYS,TAXIWAYS,PARKING RAMPS IS 10 MPH.
WHATS IS THE MAX TOWING SPEED OF AN A/C?
AS FAST AS THE SLOWEST WALKER.
WHAT ARE THE 4 CATEGORIES OF TIE DOWN REQUIREMENTS?
1-INITIAL
2-INTERMIDIATE
3-PERMANENT
4-HEAVY WEATHER
HOW ARE RUNWAYS NUMBERED?
THEY ARE NUMBERED IN RELATION TO THEIR MAGNETIC HEADING ROUNDED TO THE NEAREST 10 DEGREES.
WHAT ARE TRESHOLD MARKINGS?
STRIPES MARKING THE LANDING TRESHOLD. EACH STRIPE IS 12FT BY 150 FT. IN RUNWAYS 200FT WIDE THERE ARE TEN STRIPES. RUNWAYS LESS THAN 200FT, MARKINGS COVER THE OF WIDTH OF THE RUNWAYS LESS 20FT ON EACH SIDE.
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF AIRFIELD ROTATING BEACON?
ITS USED TO IDENTIFY THE AIRPORTS LOCATION DURING HOURS OF DARKNESS AND DAYLIGHT HOURS.
WHAT IS A COMPASS CALIBRATION PAD?
A PAVED AREA IN A MAGNETICALLY QUIET AREA WHERE THE A/C COMPASS IS CALIBRATED.
WHEN WAS THE BATTLE OF CORAL SEA?
7-8 MAY 1942
WHEN WAS THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY?
3-6 JUNE 1942
WHEN WAS THE BATTLE OF GUADALCANAL?
13-15 NOVEMBER 1942
WHAT IS THE SIGNIFICANCE OF MAY 8 1911?
THE BIRTHDAY OF NAVAL AVIATION
WHAT WAS THE NAME OF THE FIRST AIRCRAFT CARRIER?
U.S.S LANGLEY
WHAT WAS THE FIRST NAVAL JET POWERED A/C?
FH-1 PHANTOM
WHO WAS THE FIRST NAVAL AVIATOR IN SPACE?
ALAN SHEPARD
WHAT ARE THE SIX AREAS OF THE NAVAL DOCTRINE?
W-ARFARE
I-NTELLIGENCE
L-OGISTICS
P-LANNING
O-PERATIONS
C-OMMAND AND CONTROL