Flashcards in GPWS & Protective Windshear System Deck (12):
Where does the GPWS system get its information from?
IRS, air data, ILS, and radio altitude.
Between what altitude dos the GPWS alert the flight crew when certain thresholds are exceeded?
Between 30 and 2,450 feet radio altitude.
GPWS Mode 1
Excessive Descent Rate
GPWS Mode 2
Excessive Terrain Closure Rate
GPWS Mode 3
Altitude Loss After Takeoff or Go-Around
GPWS Mode 4
Unsafe Terrain Clearance While Not in the Landing Configuration
GPWS Mode 5
Below G/S Deviation
GPWS Mode 6
Altitude Callouts and Bank Angle Callouts
GPWS Mode 7
How many ground proximity alerts are provided by the GPWS system?
During takeoff,which aural warning will the PWS provide if a Windshear is automatically detected 3nm ahead of the airplane?
"WINDSHEAR AHEAD, WINDSHEAR AHEAD"