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Flashcards in Flight Release Questions ( Refer to CQ LOE Release) Deck (16):
1

When does this release expire?

1800Z (2hrs from time on release.)

2

What is the flight time for this flight?

41min

(Look at burn off, or flight planned route)

3

What does the “M” on the CRJ2/M Stand for on the ICAO flight plan?

Medium Category for wake turbulence

4

What is the planned TAS for this flight?

409kts

5

What constitutes Release Fuel?

Release fuel includes MINTO plus taxi-out and contingency fuel

6

When is a takeoff alternate required? (FAR/FOM Cross reference Pg. 34)

If the weather at the departure airport is below the landing minimums (Visibility only) in the Ops spec for that airport.

7

When is a second alternate required? (FAR/FOM Cross reference Pg. 34)

Anytime the conditional weather Exemption (17347) is used a second alternate is
required. Also, when the weather conditions forecast for both the designation and the first alternate airport
are marginal, at least one additional alternate must be designated.

8

Based on the weather, is an alternate required? (FAR/FOM Cross reference Pg. 33)

Yes because of ceilings ovc008. (1-2-3 rule. Or if the destination is currently reporting or
forecasting freezing rain or drizzle. Or if all usable runways at the destination are reporting RwyCC values of 1).

9

What is the max cargo loading for this aircraft?

3500lbs

(Standard Crj 200 limitation, but will also state this on the release for all aircraft.)

10

On the wind/temp deviation table, what does it mean if any values are blank?

Average temp was 0°, or ISA.

11

Is RAIM available for this flight?

No, It does not state that it is available for this flight.

(remarks section on the
release.)

12

Scenario: If this flight were delayed up to the 2-hour limit, would a new destination
METAR report be available? (AC 00-45E Aviation Weather Services section 2&4)

Yes, METARS are issued every hour unless significant weather has changed.

13

Scenario: If this flight were delayed up to the 2-hour limit, would a new destination TAF
report be available? (AC 00-45E Aviation Weather Services section 2&4)

No, Generally TAFs are issued every 6 hours (Some stations do more some less.)

14

What is the height of the Tropopause at TOC?

35,000ft (Also known as the Maximum wind level (MWL)).

15

What is the planned fuel consumption from TOD to Landing?

4438-4285= 153lbs

16

Is that a realistic fuel burn? How was that fuel consumption planned?

No, This is figured at a power Idle decent from TOD altitude to landing.