When would you operate the runway edge lights at night for a departing a/c?
Before an aircraft taxies onto the runway and until it leaves Class B/C/D Surface area.
On a flight strip, what block do you place the B in and what does it stand for?
Box 14; Center Clearance Delivered
What does CAF mean?
Cleared as Filed.
Whats the "check" mark mean ?
Write the following:
-Clearance void time
-Contact "Facility" or "freq"
-pilot resumes own nav.
-RV with cross thru V.
-Standard radar climb out 6
-Standard radar climb out 24
When do you operate the approach lights?
When vis is less then 5 SM, or ceiling less then 1000'
-approach is being made to rwy
-approach being made to the rwy served by the lights, but a/c will land on a different rwy.
-approach is being made to an a/p but aircraft will landing on the rwy being served by the lights.
When are you required to operate the rotating beacon ?
-During the day, when ceiling and vis are below basic VFR mins.
-Between sunset and sunrise.
Lowest usable Flight levels in Jap?
What is significant PIREP info?
-strong frontal activity
-squall lines, thunderstorms.
-light to severe icing
-wind sheer and turbulence
-volcanic eruption or ash
-other conditions pertinent to flight safety.
Rwy 24 approach light length?
I don't remember
What is preplanning accomplished in?
What is included in the suffix of the callsign for an aircraft piloted by solo USAF/USN undergrad students ?
What goes in box 18 for an IFR arrival Strip ?
What is recorded in a pirep?
When do you restart the ATIS code at Alpha?
After 12 hours or more of no ATIS, and after Z.
Indicate a/c identity by using combinations of alphanumeric characters not to exceed how many digits?
What is contained in an ATIS ?
A/p or Facility NAme, Phonic letter code, time of wx sequence.
Weather info(wind direction and velocity, vis, obstructions to vision, present wx, sky condition, temp/dew pt, altimeter, a density altitude advisory when appropriate and other pertinent remarks.
What is the receiver only acknowledgement for a helo during the day ?
While hovering; either turn the helo toward the controlling fac and flash the landing lights or rock the tip path plane.
While in flight; either flash the landing lights or rock the tip path.
Who should the pilot contact is he/she desires to change their flight plan from IFR to VFR ?
What is the callsign for a Naval a/c carrying the Vice Pres family?
How long must a statement concerning Low Level Wind shear/Microburst activity be contained on the ATIS?
20 minutes following the last reported occurrence.
Do not use the remarks section of flight progress strips in lieu of ___________ ______ to pass control info.
In regards to clearance abbreviations, what does a "Z" mean?
When do you operate taxiway lights during the day?
less then 1 mile vis
When the prevailing visibility at the usual points of observation, or at the tower level, is less then ___ miles, tower personnel must take prevailing visibility observations and apply the observations.
Alternating red and green (general warning)
A/c are converging and a collision hazard exists.
Mechanical trouble exist that the pilot may not be aware of
other haz conditions exist.
What is one occasion in which you, as a controller, may issue specific weather values such as ceiling and vis ?
You are a properly cert and acting as official wx obsever for the element being reported.
You have obtained the information from the official observer.
The weather report was composed or verified by the wx station.
The information is obtained from an official AWOS or ASOS.
Operate the app lights during the day when vis is _____