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1

What is the function of the STATUS button ?

- display next pages of the status messages
- status display blanks after last page

2

How can you scroll through EICAS messages ?

With the CANCEL button.

3

Solid terrain (amber) means..

A terrain caution is active.

4

Dotted amber is terrain that is....

500ft(/250ft) below - 2000ft above the airplane

5

Transonder BLW shows traffic:

2700ft above - 9900 ft below.

6

There are 4 categories of system alert messages:

-time critical warning
-warning
-caution
-advisory

7

2 cautions are shown on the EICAS. Which of the 2 cautions is shown on top ?

The most recent.

8

WARNING's are inhibited during T/O from:

NG rotation - 400 ft (or 20 sec)

9

CAUTION's are inhibited during T/O from:

80 kts - 400ft (or 20 sec)

10

How many alert messages can be shown simultaneously ?

11.

11

When is the SEI automatically activated ?

When both EICAS computers or both CRT's fail or loss of AC power.

12

When are the T/O config warnings inhibited ?

At rotation.

13

The LG CONFIG warning occurs when any LG is not down and locked, AND:

- landing flaps, OR
- Any TL in idle below 800ft RA

14

In perfect trim, a stall warning occurs. Would the airplane return automatically out of the trim ?

Yes, because of the control column nudger.

15

The ALT light on the altimeter illuminates ... ft before approaching the selected altitude until ...

900ft until 300ft.

16

TERRAIN/OBSTACLE TERRAIN/OBSTACLE PULL UP indicates that impact with the solid red terrain will occur:

Within 20-30 sec.

17

CAUTION TERRAIN/OBSTACLE indicates that impact with with the solid amber terrain will occur:

Within 40-60 sec.

18

During approach, windshear warnings are enabled at:

Below 1,500 ft RA.

19

During T/O, windshear warnings are enabled from... until...

Rotation until 1,500 ft RA.

20

When an RA occurs, impact would be in..

20-30 sec.

21

Can an RA be provided if no altitude information is received from opposite traffic ?

No.

22

Proximate traffic is within:

6nm and 1,200ft.

23

RA's are inhibited below:

1000 ft RA.

24

Do WARNINGS disappear when you press the CANCEL button ?

No.