FAR 91

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FAR 91
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  1. No person may use an ATC transponder unless it has been tested and inspected within at least the preceding
    24 calender months.
  2. No person may operate an aircraft in formation flight
    Except by prior arrangement with the pilot in command of each aircraft.
  3. Which is the correct traffic pattern departure procedure to use at a non controlled airport?
    Comply with any FAA traffic pattern established for the airport.
  4. To determine the expiration date of the last annual aircraft inspection, a person should refer to the
    aircraft maintenance records.
  5. The responsibility for ensuring that maintenance personnel make the appropriate entries in the aircraft maintenance records indicating the aircraft has been approved for return to service lies with the
    owner or operator.
  6. An operable 4096-code transponder and Mode C encoding altimeter are required in
    Class B airspace and within 30 miles of the Class B primary airport.
  7. When must the battery in an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) be replaced (or recharged if the battery is rechargeable)?
    After one-half the battery's useful life.
  8. Which preflight action is specifically required of the pilot prior to each flight?
    Become familiar with all available information concerning the flight.
  9. Where may an aircraft’s operating limitations be found?
    In the current, FAA-approved flight manual, approved manual material, markings, andplacards, or any combination thereof.
  10. What minimum visibility and clearance from clouds are required for VFR operations in Class G airspace at 700 feet AGL or below during daylight hours?
    3 miles visibility and clear of clouds.
  11. Before passengers can be carries in an aircraft that has been altered in a manner that may have appreciably changed its flight characteristics, it must be flight tested by an appropriately-rated pilot who holds at least a
    Private Pilot Certificate
  12. A person may not act as a crewmember of a civil aircraft if alcoholic beverages have been consumed by that person within the preceding
    8 hours.
  13. When two or more aircraft are approaching an airport for the purpose of landing, the right-of-way belongs to the aircraft
    at the lower altitude, but it shall not take advantage of this rule to cut in front of or to overtake another.
  14. Unless otherwise specifically authorized, no person may operate an aircraft that has an experimental certificate
    over a densely populated area or in a congested airway.
  15. What is the lowest altitude permitted for aerobatic flight?
    1,500 feet AGL
  16. Who is responsible for determining if an aircraft is in condition for safe flight?
    The pilot in command.
  17. An approved chair-type parachute may be carried in an aircraft for emergency use if it has been packed by an appropriately rated parachute rigger within the preceding
    120 days.
  18. With certain exceptions, safety belts are required to be secured about passengers during
    taxi, takeoffs, and landings.
  19. Under what conditions may objects be dropped from an aircraft?
    If precautions are taken to avoid injury or damage to person or property on the surface.
  20. With respect to passengers, what obligation, if any, does a pilot in command have concerning the use of safety belts?
    The pilot in command must brief the passengers on the use of safety belts and notify them to fasten their safety belts during taxi, takeoff, and landing.
  21. No person may operate an aircraft in formation flight
    except by prior arrangement with the pilot in command of each aircraft.
  22. When must the battery in an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) be replaced (or recharged if the battery s rechargeable)?
    After one-half the battery's useful life.
  23. With certain exceptions, all aircraft within 30 miles of a Class B primary airport from the surface upwind to 10,000 feet MSL must be equipped with
    an operable transponder having either Mode S or 4096-code capability with Mode C automatic altitude reporting capability.
  24. Safety belts are required to be properly secured about which persons in an aircraft and when?
    passengers, during taxi, takeoffs, and landings only.
  25. The responsibility for ensuring that an aircraft is maintained in an airworthy condition is primarily that of the
    Owner or operator.
  26. Under what condition, if any, may a pilot allow a person who is obviously under the influence of drugs to be carried aboard an aircraft?
    In an emergency or if the person is a medical patient under proper care.
  27. What minimum visibility and clearance from clouds are required for VFR operations in Class G airspace at 700 feet AGL or below during daylight hours?
    3 miles visibility and clear of clouds.
  28. What is the specific fuel requirement for flight under VFR during daylight hours in an airplane?
    Enough to fly to the first point of intended landing and to fly after that for 30 minutes at normal cruising speed.
  29. The responsibility for ensuring that maintenance personnel make the appropriate entries in the aircraft maintenance records indicating the aircraft has been approved for return to service lies with the
    owner/ operator.
  30. If an alteration or repair substantially affects an aircraft’s operation in flight, that aircraft must be test flown by an appropriately-rated pilot and approved for return to service prior to being operated
    with passengers aboard.
  31. Except when necessary for takeoff or landing, what is the minimum safe altitude required for a pilot to operate an aircraft over congested areas?
    An altitude of 1,000 feet above the highest obstacle within a horizontal radius of 2,000 feet of the aircraft.
  32. The final authority as to the operation of an aircraft is the
    pilot in command.
  33. Unless otherwise authorized, what is the maximum indicated airspeed at which a person may operate an aircraft below 10,000 feet MSL?
    250 knots
  34. No person may use ATC transponder unless it has been tested and inspected within at least the preceding
    24 calendar months.
  35. If an in-flight emergency requires immediate action, the pilot in command may
    deviated from any rule of 14 CFR part 91 to the extent required to meet that emergency.
  36. An operable 4096-code transponder with an encoding altimeter is required in which airspace?
    Class A, Class B (and within 30 miles of the Class B primary airport), and Class C.
  37. In addition to other preflight actions for a VFR flight away from the vicinity of the departure airport, regulations specifically require the pilot in command to
    Determine runway lengths at airports of intended use and the aircraft’s takeoff and landing distance data.
  38. What minimum flight visibility is required for VFR flight operations on an airway below 10,000 feet MSL?
    3 miles.
  39. Who is responsible for ensuring appropriate entries are made in maintenance records indicating the aircraft has been approved for return to service?
    Owner or operator.
  40. What action is required when two aircraft of the same category converge, but not head-on?
    The aircraft on the left shall give way.
  41. Who is responsible for ensuring Airworthiness Directives (AD’s) are complied with?
    Owner or operator.
  42. Except when necessary for takeoff or landing, what is the minimum safe altitude required for a pilot to operate an aircraft over other than a congested area?
    An altitude of 500 feet AGL, except over water or a sparsely populated area, which requires 500 feet from any person, vessel, vehicle, or structure.
  43. Outside controlled airspace, the minimum flight visibility requirement for VFR flight above 1,200 feet AGL and below 10,000 feet MSL during daylight hours is
    1 mile.
  44. Where may an aircraft’s operating limitations be found if the aircraft has an Experimental or Special light-sport airworthiness certificate?
    Attached to the airworthiness certificate.
  45. No person may attempt to act as crewmember of a civil aircraft with
    .04 percent by weight or more alcohol in the blood.
  46. How long does the Airworthiness Certificate of an aircraft remain valid?
    As long as the aircraft is maintained and operated as required by Federal Aviation Regulations.
  47. Who is primarily responsible for maintaining an aircraft in airworthy conditions?
    Owner or operator.
  48. In which class of airspace is acrobatic flight prohibited?
    Class E airspace below 1,500 feet AGL
  49. Outside of controlled airspace, the minimum flight visibility requirement for a recreational pilot flying VFR above 1,200 feet AGL and below 10,000 feet MSL during daylight hours is
    3 miles.
  50. What aircraft inspections are required for rental aircraft that are also used for flight instruction?
    Annual condition and 100-hour inspections.
  51. Where may an aircraft’s operating limitations be found?
    In the current, FAA-approved flight manual, approved manual material, markings, and placards, or any combination thereof.
  52. To determine the expiration date of the last annual aircraft inspection, a person should refer to the
    Aircraft maintenance records.
  53. Which VFR cruising altitude is acceptable for a flight on a Victor Airway with a magnetic course of 175 degrees? The terrain is less than 1,000 feet.
    5,500 feet.
  54. Which records or documents shall the owner or operator of an aircraft keep to show compliance with an applicable Airworthiness Directive?
    Aircraft maintenance records.
  55. Which is normally prohibited when operating a restricted category civil aircraft?
    Flight over a densely populated area.
  56. Which is the correct traffic pattern departure procedure to use at a non-controlled airport?
    Comply with any FAA traffic pattern established for the airport.
  57. With certain exceptions, when must each occupant of an aircraft wear an approved parachute?
    When intentionally pitching the nose of the aircraft up or down 30 degrees or more.
  58. Which aircraft has the right-of-way over all other air traffic?
    An aircraft in distress.
  59. Maintenance records show the last transponder inspection was performed on September 1, 2006. The next inspection will be due no later than
    September 30, 2008
  60. The minimum distance from clouds required for VFR operations on an airway below 10,000 feet MSL is
    500 feet below, 1,000 feet above, and 2,000 feet horizontally.
  61. A 100-hour inspection was due at 3302.5 hours. The 100-hour inspection was actually done at 3309.5 hours. When is the next 100-hour inspection due?
    3402.5 hours.
  62. An airplane and an airship are converging. If the airship is left of the airplane’s position, which aircraft has the right-of-way?
    The airship.
  63. An aircraft’s annual condition inspection was performed on July 12, this year. The next annual inspection will be due no later than
    July 31, next year.
  64. VFR flight in controlled airspace above 1,200 feet AGL and below 10,000 feet MSL requires a minimum visibility and vertical cloud clearance of
    3 miles, and 500 feet below or 1,000 feet above the clouds in controlled airspace.

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