Acronyms

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Airport markings

6 types of signs

  1. Mandatory (white on red) 
  2. Location (yellow on black) 
  3. Direction (black on yellow) 
  4. Destination (black on yellow w/arrows) 
  5. Information (black on yellow) 
  6. Runway distance remaining (white on black) 

FAR by-the-numbers

18,000 ft

15,000 ft

12,500 ft

10,000 ft

250 knots

30 min:

30 days:

24 months:

180 days:

1000′, 3 miles

10 days

when (if) requested:

time-to-destination +30 minutes

time-to-destination +45 minutes

200HP

5 minutes after the hour

30NM

Phonetic Alphabet & Numbers

Alpha 1 wun
Bravo 2 too
Charlie 3 tree (or thr-ree)
Delta 4 fower
Echo 5 fife
Foxtrot 6 six
Golf 7 seven
Hotel 8 ate
India 9 niner
Juliet 0 zero
Kilo
Lima
Mike
November
Oscar
Papa
Quebec
Romeo
Sierra
Tango
Uniform
Victor
Whiskey
Xray
Yankee
Zulu

Test Question Categories

Aerodynamics

Aircraft Performance

Airspace and Weather Minimums

Communications and Radar Services

Cross-Country Planning

Electronic Navigation

Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR)

Flight Instruments

Flight Operations

Weather

Sectional Charts

Weight and Balance