Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/26

Click to flip

26 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
AACS
Aircraft Aproach Control System
ACLS
Automatic carrier landing system
ACO
aircraft control officer
ADF
automatic direction finder
AEW&C
Airborne early warning and control
AFCS
automatic flight control system
AOA
angle of attack
CAINS
carrier aircraft inertial navigation system
CIC
combat information center
CICO
combat information center officer
CP
copilot
GPS
global positioning system
HARS
heading and attitude reference system
ICS
intercommunication system
IFPM
in-flight performance monitoring system
JTIDS
joint tactical information distribution system
PDS
passive detection system
RO
radar officer
purpose of a thermocuple
a junction of 2 dissimilar metals that produce a voltage when heated
difference between analog and digital
analog- ones and zeros to complete computations
digital- varying electronic inpulses
difference between active and passive
active- sends and receives
passive- receives only
Purpose of a multimeter
measure voltage, current, and resistance
purpose of a megohmmeter
applies high voltage and measures current leakage of the insulation
difference between ac and dc voltage
ac- alternating current: regularly changes direction
dc- dirrect current: does not change direction
purpose of a battery
supply voltage to a load
explain the term static as it pertains to pitot static system
surrounding area mass