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LEADERSHIP AND WHAT OTHER ELEMENT ARE NOW A PART OF YOUR EVERYDAY LIFE IN THE NAVY?
TRAINING
WHAT ATTRIBUTE IS THE MOST IMPORTANT ASPECT OF A MILITARY ORGANIZATION?
LEADERSHIP
THE MISSION OF THE UNITED STATES NAVY IS TO ENSURE WHICH OF THE FOLLWING TASK IS ACCOMOLISHED?
1. EVERY OCEAN HAS A LARGE NAVAL FLEET TO DEFEND IT.
2. THE USE OF THE SEA LANES IS DENIED TO OUR ENEMIES DURING PEACETIME.
3. SEA LANES OF THE WORLD ARE KEPT OPEN AND SAFE.
4. OUR NAVY'S SURFACE SHIPS GUARD AIRCRAFT CARRIERS.

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WHAT IS THE PRIMARY FUNCTION OF NAVAL AVIATION?
TO COORDINATE WITH OTHER ARMED FORCES IN MAINTAINING COMMAND OF THE SEAS.
WHAT TOTAL NUMBER OF BASIC OPERATIONS ARE THERE IN THE PRIMARY FUNCTION OF NAVAL AVIATION?
FIVE
IN ADDITION TO OPEN OCEAN PROTECTION, NAVAL AVAITION ALSO PROVIDES TASK FORCE PROTECTION TO KEEP OUR COSTAL WATERWAYS SAFE?
TRUE
WHAT IS THE FINAL BASIC OPERATION IN MAINTAINING COMMAND OF THE SEAS?
SEARCH AND RESCUE
IN WHAT YEAR WAS THE NAVY FIRST INTERESTED IN AIRPLANES AS A NAVAL WEAPON?
1898
WHO STAGED THE FIRST DEMONSTRATION OF THE NEW FLYING MACHINE?
WRIGHT BROTHERS
EUGENE ELY FIRST FLEW A BIPLANE FROM A WOODEN PLATFORM OFF OF WHAT SHIP?
USS BIRMINGHAM
THE NAVY PURCHASED ITS FIRST AIRCRAFT ON WHAT DATE?
MAY 8, 1911
AT THE END OF 1911, WHAT TOTAL NUMBER OF AIRCRAFT DID THE NAVY HAVE?
THREE
WHAT WAS THE NAME OF THE FIRST AIRCRAFT CARRIER COMMISSIONED?
USS LANGLEY
WHAT MAJOR BATTLE IN 1942 WAS THE FIRST OF OPPOSING SHIPS NOT MAKING CONTACT WITH EACH OTHER?
CORAL SEA
ON 16 OCTOBER 1943, THE NAVY ACCEPTED ITS FIRST HELICOPTER. WHAT DESIGNATION WAS ASSIGNED TO THAT HELICOPTER?
YR-4B
THE WESTINGHOUSE 19A JET ENGINE WASDEVELOPED FOR THE NAVY IN WHAT YEAR?
1943
ON MARCH 1948, THE NAVY'S FIRST JET CARRIER LANDING WAS MADE ON WHAT AIRCRAFT CARRIER?
USS BOXER
IN WHAT YEAR WAS THE FIRST USE OF A PILOT EJECTION SEAT USED FOR EMERGENCY ESCAPE?
1949
WHAT WAS THE FIRST OPERATIONALLT EUIPPED JET PLANE IN HISTORY TO FLY FASTER THAN 1,000 MPH?
F8U-1 CRUSADER
IN 1959, FOUR NAVAL AVIATIORS WERE SELECTED AS PROPECTIVE ASTRONAUTS FOR WHAT SPACE PROJECT?
MERCURY
WHO WAS THE FIRST AMERICAN AND NAVAL AVIATOR TO GO INTO SPACE?
ALAN B. SHEPARD JR.
WHAT WAS THE NAME OF THE WORLDS FIRST NUCLEAR-POWERED AIRCRAFT CARRIER?
USS ENTERPRISE
IN 1962, THE NAVAL AVIATION MUSEUM WAS ESTABLISHED BY THE SECRETARY OF THE NAVY AND IS LOCATED IN WHAT CITY?
PENSACOLA, FL
VERTICAL REPLENISHMENT BY HELICOPTERS AND PICKING UP AND DELIVERING STORES TO OTHER SURFACE COMBAT SURFACE SHIPS BEGAN WITH THE COMMISSIONING OF THE USS MARS IN WHAT YEAR?
1964
WHO ESTABLISHED AIMD ON ALL OPERATING AIRCRAFT CARRIERS?
CHIEF OF NAVAL OPERATIONS
IN 1971, THE NAVY RECIEVED THE NEW CH-53A SEA STALLION HELICOPTER. THIS HELICOPTER IS DEVOTED EXCLUSIVELY TO WHAT MISSION?
MINE COUNTERMEASURES
WHAT DO THE S-3 VIKING, SH-3 SEA KING, AND SH-2 SEASPRITE HAVE IN COMMON?
THEIR MISSION IS TO LOCATE AND TRACK SUBMARINES.
WHAT IS THE NAME OF THE FIRST SPACE SHUTTLE TI FLY WITH AN ALL-NAVY CREW?
COLUMBIA
IN WHAT YEAR DID NAVAL AVIATION CELEBRATE ITS 75TH ANNIVERSARY?
1986