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1

Name the organisation whose mandate is “to ensure a safe, efficient and orderly evolution of international civil aviation”

International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO)

2

What does ICAO stand for?

International Civil Aviation Organisation

3

What does EASA stand for?

European Aviation Safety Agency

4

What does CAA stand for?

Civil Aviation Authority

5

Which is the CAA publication for “Licensing of Aerodrome”

CAP 168

6

What is the name of the ICAO Standard and Recommended Practice covering Aerodrome?

Annex 14

7

What does CS-AMC-ADR stand for?

Certification Standards Acceptable Means of Compliance for Aerodrome Design

8

Which CAA publication relates to “Airside Discipline and Airside Safety”?

CAP 642

9

Examples of what Airport Byelaws cover?

-No smoking airside
-Wearing of an Airport ID
-Airside Speed Limit
-Notifications of Accidents involving Aircraft

10

What does OSI stand for?

Operational Safety Instructions

11

Any long term changes to LHR airfield, need to be promulgated into which publication?

UK AIP. The UK Air Pilot (CAP 32)

12

Any short term changes to LHR airfield, need to be promulgated into which publication?

NOTAM

13

Which CAP Publication specifically deals with RTF Communication?

CAP 413

14

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

15

Which parts of the Aerodrome form the Manoeuvring Area?

-Runways
-Taxiways

16

Which parts of the Aerodrome form the Movement Area?

-Runways
-Taxiways
-Apron

17

What markings are used to separate aprons and roads from taxiways?

Double white lines

18

What is a runway designator?

A two digit marking at runway threshold indicating magnetic heading to the nearest 10 degrees

19

What colour is used in most of a runways paint markings?

White

20

How are ILS critical areas marked?

Plastic sings, red marker pegs and a burn line

21

What aircraft dimensions are important in establishing the Aerodrome Reference Code?

-Runway length
-OMGWS
-Wingspan

22

What is the Runway Strip?

An area around the runway which is clear of objects other than those essential to Air Navigation

23

What does PAPI stand for?

Precision Approach Path Indicator

24

What does RVP stand for?

Rendezvous Point

25

According to ICAO designation for runway, what is LHR classified as?

Code 4F