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WHAT ARE THE TWO PRIMARY PURPOSES OF AIRCRAFT LIGHTING SYSTEMS?
SPECIALIZED LIGHT SOURCES OUTSIDE THE AIRCRAFT
ILLUMINATES THE INTERIOR
WHAT ARE THE TWO MOST COMMON TYOES OF LIGHT BASES?
SINGLE AND DOUBLE BAYONET TYPE
WHEN ARE SINGLE CONTACT LIGHTS USED?
THEY ARE USED IN SINGLE WIRE SYSTEMS.
WHEN ARE DOUBLE CONTACT LIGHT SYSTEMS USED?
THEY ARE USED WHEN SINGLE CONTACT DESIGNS ARE NOT PRACTICAL.
WHAT ARE THE STANDARD MINIMUIM SET OF NAVIGATION LIGHTS?

3 THINGS
ONE RED ON THE TIP OF THE LEFT WING
ONE GREEN LIGHT ON THE TIP OF THE RIGHT WING
ONE WHITE WING ON THE TAIL VISIBLE OVER A WIDE ANGLE FROM THE REAR
WHO UTILIZES THE APROACH LIGHTS ON AIRCRAFT?
LSO
WHAT DOES THE APPROACH LIGHTS SHOW THE LSO?
3 THINGS
AOA
LANDING GEAR DOWN AND LOCKED
ARRESTING GEAR EXTENSION
WHY IS INDIRECT LIGHT DESIRABLE?
IT DOSENT PRODUCE OBJECTIONABLE REFLECTIONS.
WHAT COLOR ARE WARNING LIGHTS
RED
WHAT COLOR ARE CAUTION LIGHTS?
YELLOW
ADVISORY LIGHTS ARE WHAT COLOR
GREEN
WHY SHOULD SPARE LIGHT BULBS BE SHOCH MOUNTED?
SO THAT THE INTERNAL FILLAMENT ISN'T DAMAGED?
WHAT TYPE OF AIRCRAFT HAS A BLUISHGREEN ANTI-COLLISION LIGHT?
INFLIGHT REFUELING AIRCRAFT.
WHEN THE ANGLE OF ATTACH IS PERFECT FOR THE LANDING APPROACH WHAT COLOR AOA LIGHT IS ON?
GREEN.
WHAT ARE THE FIVE BASIC COMPONENTS OF A HYDRAULIC SYSTEM?
PUMP
RESEVIOR
TUBING
SELECTOR VALVE
ACTUATING UNIT
WHAT DOES A SELECTOR VALVE DO?
START STOP OF CHANGE THE DIRECTION OF FLUID FLOW
WHAT DOES A CONTROL VALVE DO?
SCHEDULES FLUID FLOW
WHAT IS THE NORMAL OPERATING PRESSURE OF A HYD SYSTEM?
3000 PSI
WHY DOES THE ARRESTING HOOK RELAY HAVE A 1.1 SECOND TIME DELAY FUNCTION?
TO ALLOW FOR THE ARRESTING HOOK TIME TO ASSURE THE HOOK IS UP AND FULLY LOCKED PRIOR TO REMOVING HYD PRESSURE.
WHEN DOES A LAUNCH BAR WARNING LIGHT COME ON?
SWITCH IS IN THE EXTEND POSITION
SELECTOR VALVE IS IN THE BAR EXTEND POSTITION
LAUNCH BAR IS NOT UP AND LOCKED WITH WOW
SITCH IS IN THE RETRACT POSTITION BUT THE BAR IS NOT UP.
HOW ARE SPEED BRAKES RETRACTED IN EMERGENCY CONDITIONS?
HYDRALIC PRESSURE IS REMOVED AND THE SPEED BRAKES ARE SLAMMED DOWN BY THE AIRSTREAM.
THE SCIENCE OF LIQUID PRESSURE AND FLOW IS CALLED
HYDRALICS
WHAT SYSTEM PROVISED THE PILOT WITH DIRECTIONAL CONTROL IDURING GRAOUND OPERATIONS?
NOSE WHEEL STEERING
tHE PNEUMATIC SYSTEM COMPRESSER COMES ON WHEN THE SYSTEM PRESSURE DROPS BELOW WHAT VALUE?
2,750 PSI
WHAT ARE THE THREE MODES OF OPERATION IN THE CONSTANT SPEED DRIVE/STARTER?
START MODE
CONSTANT SPEED MODE
AIR TURBINE MOTOR GENERATOR MODE
WHAT UINT OF THE IGNITION SYSTEM DEVELOPES ENOUGH VOLTAGE TO PRODUCE A SPARK?
THE EXCITER
AT WHAT RPM DOES IGNITION NORMALY STOP?.
45-65 PERCENT
IUN THE CAP-DISCHARGE SYSTEM WHAT TOTAL NUMBER PF PULSES MUST OCCUR BEOFRE THE CAP FIRES OFF?
34
ENGINE IGNITE AUTO-REACTIVATES WHEN EITHER OF WHAT TWO CONDITIONS OCCUR?
FLAME OUT OR FIRE
LIST THE FOUR POSITIONS OF THE E-2 AIRCRAFT CONDITON LEVER
FEARTHER
GROUND STOP
RUN
AIRSTART
WHEN IS THE TEMP DATUM SYSTEM IN TEMP CONTROLLING?
WHEN POWER LEVEL IS UNDER 66 DEGREES AND RPM IS GREATER THEN 94%
AT WHAT RPM IS THE ENGINE LIMITING TEMP TO 830?
START LIMITING
UNDER 94% REGARDLESS OF POWER LEVER POSITION
IN SUPERSONIC FLIGHT WHY IS ICING NOT A PROBLEM?
FRICTION
AT WHAT POINT IN AN ENGINE IS THE AIR THE COLDEST AND MOST LIKLY TO FORM ICE?
IN THE COMPRESSER SECTION
VEN MEANS WHAT?
VARIABEL EXHAUST NOZZLE CONTROL SYSTEM
WHEN THE ENGINE SHUTS DOWN AND THE THROTTLE IS IN THE OFF POSITION, THE VEN IS IN WHAT POSTION?
CLOSED
WHAT UNIT IN THE ven ADJUST FOR ATMOSPHERIC CONDITONS?
ECA
WHAT ARE THE 2 SEPERATE RANGES FOR PROP GOVERNING?
FLIGHT AND GROUND
WHAT IS THE AVERAGE BARAOMETRIC PRESSURE AT SEA LEVEL?
29.92
at what mach speed does pitot static system become unrealiable for raw inputs to altimiters?
.9 mach
CADC
Central air data computer
AACS
airspeed altitude computer set
what are the four imputs to the ADC?
total pressure (pitot)
Indicated static pressure
indicated AOA
total temperature
who implmented the AIMS program?
DOD
what is the limitation of the CPU-46/a
80,000 feet and 2.5 mach
what is the limitations of the CPU-66/a
50000 feet and .95 mach
how long does the standby attitude indicator display accurate information after electrical power failure?
9 mins
when does the off flag of the standby attitude indicator come into view?
if electrical power fails or you cage the gyro
what tach generator output is proportional to the engine speed?
frequency
when there is an open in the voltage supply circuit, what will the galvometr bring to the circuit?
the galvanometers will also read zero
in a radiometer-type temperature indicator, what component determines needle position?
how the Pemanent magnet alighns itself with the resulant flux of the two coils
in teh fuel flow transmitter, what compnent senses vane movement and sends it to the synchro motor?
a calibrated hair spring
name two ways of indicating oil pressure?
it works either in the Bourdon tube principle, or a synchro system.
in the torquemeter system, what shaft is the reference shaft?
the outer shaft is the reference shaft.
a point that is defined by stated or implied coordinates is known as a?
postion
the intended horizonal direction of travel is known as what?
course
in what two reference direction can you express bearing?
true noth and the direction aircraft is heading
the angle between true north and magentic north is defined as what?
variation
magentic influenses cause what type of error in mag compassess
deviation
the net result of both variation and deviation is known as what?
compass error
when varation and deviation are the same name do you add or subtract?
add
dead recking is the process of what?
determining a position from the record if a previously known position, Course and speed, and time traveled
how do you view meters in order to prevent paradox error?
directly infront
what meter compares an unknown voltage with a known voltage and shows the difference in thier values.
differential voltmeter
circuit function leter
"D"
insturment other then flight
circuit function leter
"E"
engine insturment
circuit function leter
"F"
flight insturment
circuit function leter
"J"
ignition
circuit function leter
"W"
warning / emergency
define
seal wire
seal wire is an easily breakable wire used as a seal on fire extingushing systems.
what are the two basic types of test equiptment?
line- on aircraft
bench- inthe shop
what type of bench test equiptment is used to test generators, voltae regualtors, etc?
Load bank
in rotary wing aircraft what flight control causes coning?
collective
in rotary wing aircraft what flight control(s) must you move inorder to move the aircraft foward and still retain alititude?
cyclic to go forward
collective to remain at the same alititude.
define SAS
sas is stability augmentation system
when both sas 1 and sas 2 are engaged what poercent control do they have over flight controls?
10 percent
what two types of inputs does the digital autopilot take for rotarywing aircraft?
innner loop (SAS)utilizes rate damping to improve helecopter stability
outer loop (AFCS) provides long term inputs by trimming the flight controls to the postion required.