Flashcards in Regulation & Airfield Layout Deck (25)
Name the organisation whose mandate is “to ensure a safe, efficient and orderly evolution of international civil aviation”
International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO)
What does ICAO stand for?
International Civil Aviation Organisation
What does EASA stand for?
European Aviation Safety Agency
What does CAA stand for?
Civil Aviation Authority
Which is the CAA publication for “Licensing of Aerodrome”
What is the name of the ICAO Standard and Recommended Practice covering Aerodrome?
What does CS-AMC-ADR stand for?
Certification Standards Acceptable Means of Compliance for Aerodrome Design
Which CAA publication relates to “Airside Discipline and Airside Safety”?
Examples of what Airport Byelaws cover?
-No smoking airside
-Wearing of an Airport ID
-Airside Speed Limit
-Notifications of Accidents involving Aircraft
What does OSI stand for?
Operational Safety Instructions
Any long term changes to LHR airfield, need to be promulgated into which publication?
UK AIP. The UK Air Pilot (CAP 32)
Any short term changes to LHR airfield, need to be promulgated into which publication?
Which CAP Publication specifically deals with RTF Communication?
What is the correct term for ‘Wigwags’ and what is the purpose of them?
Runway Guard Lights - a pair of alternate flashing amber/yellow lights positioned each side of the runway holding points indicating that runway is ahead
Which parts of the Aerodrome form the Manoeuvring Area?
Which parts of the Aerodrome form the Movement Area?
What markings are used to separate aprons and roads from taxiways?
Double white lines
What is a runway designator?
A two digit marking at runway threshold indicating magnetic heading to the nearest 10 degrees
What colour is used in most of a runways paint markings?
How are ILS critical areas marked?
Plastic sings, red marker pegs and a burn line
What aircraft dimensions are important in establishing the Aerodrome Reference Code?
What is the Runway Strip?
An area around the runway which is clear of objects other than those essential to Air Navigation
What does PAPI stand for?
Precision Approach Path Indicator
What does RVP stand for?