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1

Which of the following are positions in a center?

Flight Data
Radar
Radar Associate
Coordinator


2

Which of the following is NOT delegated airspace by a control center?

FSS

3

What is the acronym for the current radar display in a center?

ERAM

4

What does the EDST do for the controller?

Provide electronic strips

5

What is the acronym for a control center?

ARTCC

6

What are the 2 items that can be displayed in the 4th line of the data block?

Destination
Type aircraft



7

Which of the following are TMU programs to space aircraft?

Miles in trail
Metering

8

Control Centers are broken up into smaller parts called

sectors

9

Which of the following is an agreement between an FAA facility and another entity, usually another FAA facility?

Letter of Agreement

10

The term for routings published by the FAA for Major Airport city pairs is

preferred routing

11

Which of the following headings would be proper at an odd altitude like 7000 or FL230 ?

020
150
080

12

Which of the following is an internal document for an FAA facility to describe how that agency operates?

Facility Directive

13

What frequency is used for oceanic ATC?

HF

14

Which of the following are problems for trans-polar flights?

No alternate NAVAIDs
Fuel icing
No alternate airports
Need several types of radios
Magnetic compass is unreliable
Latitude-longitude navigation does not work well there

15

What three countries are exceptions to the ICAO airport identifier format?

USA
China
Canada

16

In ICAO format, the second letter of an airport identifier is usually the

country

17

In ICAO format, the first letter of an airport identifier is the

world region

18

ICAO was formed near the end of what war?

world war two

19

The ICAO equivalent to an ARTCC is a

area control center

20

The Canadian equivalent to the FAA is

Transport Canada

21

ICAO recognizes three classes of air traffic control, IFR, VFR, and CVFR which is not used in the USA. What does the C in CVFR stand for?

controlled

22

When ICAO gives control of airspace over the ocean to a specific country, that country also has political control over that part of the ocean. T/F

f

23

The transition altitude (where the altimeter gets set to 2992) for oceanic flights is what altitude?

5500

24

Standard MINUTES in trail for oceanic traffic in MNPS is

5

25

ICAO airport identifiers have how many letters?

4

26

ICAO has split up the world into areas to be controlled by different countries. These areas are called

Flight Information Regions

27

In ICAO format, what two letters begin airports in
Alaska
Hawaii

PA
PH

28

he name of the ATC facility for Europe is

Eurocontrol

29

The largest part of northern Pacific Oceanic airspace is controlled out of

oakland

30

What does ATC do for CVFR and what is required of the pilot?

Pilot not have to be IFR rated, but is separated as if was IFR.