# Shared Flashcard Set

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Airplane Performance
Jeppesen Chapter 8
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Aviation
Professional
06/22/2013

Term
 Which would provide the greatest gain in altitude in the shortest distance during climb after takeoff?
Definition
 VxAFH
Term
 After takeoff, which airspeed would the pilot use to gain the most altitude in a given period of time?
Definition
 VyAFH
Term
 What effect does high density altitude, as compared to low density altitude, have on propeller efficiency and why?
Definition
 Efficiency is reduced because the propeller exerts less force at high density altitudes than at low density altitudes.PHB
Term
 Which combination of atmospheric conditions will reduce aircraft takeoff and climb performance?
Definition
 High temperature, high relative humidity, and high density altitude.PHB
Term
 What effect does high density altitude have on aircraft performance?
Definition
 It decreases performance.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 36)Approximately what true airspeed should a pilot expect with 65 percent maximum continuous power at 9.500 ft with a temperature of 36F below standard?
Definition
 183 MPHPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 36)What is the expected fuel consumption for a 1,000-nautical mile flight under the following conditions?Pressure altitude: 8,000 ftTemperature: 22CManifold pressure: 20.8 in HgWind: Calm
Definition
 70.1 gallons.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 36)What fuel flow should a pilot expect at 11,000 ft on a standard day with 65 percent maximum continuous power?
Definition
 11.2 gallons per hoursPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 36)Determine the approximate manifold pressure setting with 2,450 RPM to achieve 65 percent maximum continuous power at 6,500 ft with a temperature of 36F higher than standard?
Definition
 21.0 in HgPHB
Term
 (refer to figure 37) What is the headwind component for a landing on Runway 18 if the tower reports the wind as 220 at 30 knots?
Definition
 23 knots.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure37)Determine the maximum wind velocity for a 45 crosswind if the maximum crosswind component for the airplane is 25 knots.
Definition
 35 knotsPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 37)What is the maximum wind velocity for a 30 crosswind if the maximum crosswind component for the airplane is 12 knots?
Definition
 24 knots.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 37)With a reported wind of north at 20 knots, which runway (6, 29, or 32) is acceptable for use for an airplane with a 130knot maximum crosswind component?
Definition
 Runway 32.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 37)With a reported wind of south at 20 knots, which runway (10, 14, or 24) is appropriate for an airplane with a 13-knot maximum crosswind component?
Definition
 Runway 14.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 37)What is the crosswind component for a landing on Runway 18 if the tower reports the wind as 220 at 30 knots?
Definition
 19 knots.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 38)Determine the approximate total distance required to land over a 50-foot obstacle.OAT: 90FPressure altitude: 4,000 ftWeight: 2,800 lbHeadwind component: 10 knots
Definition
 1,775 ft.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 39)Determine the approximate landing ground roll distance.Pressure altitude: sea levelHeadwind: 4 knotsTemperature: std
Definition
 401 ftPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 39)Determine the total distance required to land over a 50-foot obstacle.Pressure altitude: 7,500 ftHeadwind: 8 knotsTemperature: 32 FRunway: hard surface
Definition
 1,004 ftPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 39)Determine the total distance required to land over a 50-foot obstacle.Pressure altitude: 5,000 ftHeadwind: 8 knotsTemperature: 41FRunway: Hard surface
Definition
 956 ftPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 39)Determine the approximate landing ground roll distance.Pressure altitude: 5,000 ftHeadwind: calmTemperature: 101F
Definition
 545 ft.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 39)Determine the total distance required to land over a 50-foot obstacle. Pressure altitude: 3,750 ftHeadwind: 12 knotsTemperature: std
Definition
 816 ft.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 39)Determine the approximate landing ground roll distance.Pressure altitude: 1,250 ftHeadwind: 8 knotsTemperature: standard
Definition
 366 ftPHB
Term
 If an emergency situation requires a downwind landing, pilots should expect a faster
Definition
 groundspeed at touchdown, a longer ground roll. and the likelihood of overshooting the desired touchdown point.
Term
 (Refer to figure 41)Determine the total distance required for takeoff to clear a 50-foot obstacle.OAT: standardPressure altitude: 4,000 ftTakeoff weight: 2,800 ftHeadwind component: calm
Definition
 1,750 ftPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 41)Determine the total distance required for takeoff to clear a 50-foot obstacle.OAT: standardPressure altitude: sea levelTakeoff weight: 2,700 lbHeadwind Component: calm
Definition
 1,400 ftPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 41)Determine the approximate ground roll distance required for takeoff.OAT: 100FPressure altitude: 2,000 ftTakeoff weight: 2,750 lbHeadwind component: calm
Definition
 1,150 ftPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 41)Determine the approximate ground roll distance required for takeoff.OAT: 90FPressure altitude: 2,000 ftTakeoff weight: 2,500 lbHeadwind component: 20 knots
Definition
 650 ftPHB
Term
 If an emergency situation requires a downwind landing, pilots should expect a faster
Definition
 groundspeed at touchdown, a longer ground roll, and the likelihood of overshooting the desired touchdown point.AFH
Term
 Which items are included in the empty weight of an aircraft?
Definition
 Unusable fuel and undrainable oil.PHB
Term
 An aircraft is loaded 110 pounds over maximum certificated gross weight. If fuel (gasoline) is drained to bring the aircraft weight within limits, how much fuel should be drained?
Definition
 18.4 gallons.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 33 and 34)What is the maximum amount of baggage that can be carried when the airplane is loaded as follows?Front seat occupants: 387 lbRear seat occupants: 293 lbFuel: 35 gallons
Definition
 45 poundsPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 33 and 34)Determine if the airplane weight and balance is within limits.Front seat occupants: 415 lbRear seat occupants: 110 lbFuel, main tanks: 44 galFuel, aux. tanks: 19 galBaggage: 32 lb
Definition
 Weight within limits, CG out of limitsPHB
Term
 (Refer for figure 35)What is the maximum amount of baggage that may be loaded aboard the airplane for the CG to remain within the moment envelope?Empty weight:Weight: 1,350lb Moment: 51.5inPilot and front passenger: 250 lbRear Passengers: 400 lbBaggage: ??Fuel, 30 gal: ??Oil, 8 quarts: Moment = -0.2in
Definition
 105 lbsPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 35)Calculate the moment of the airplane and determine which category is applicable.Empty weight:1,350 lb 51.5 in/1000Pilot and Front Passenger:310 lbRear Passengers:96 lbFuel, 38 gallons:???Oil, 8 quarts:-0.2 in/1000
Definition
 80.8, utility categoryPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 35)What is the maximum amount of fuel that may be aboard the airplane on takeoff if loaded as follows?Empty Weight:1,350 lb 51.5 lb*in/1000Pilot and Front Passenger: 340 lbRear Passenger: 310 lbBaggage: 45 lbOil, 8 quarts: ???
Definition
 40 gallonsPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 35)Determine the moment with the following data:Empty Weight:1,350 lb 51.5 lb*in/1000Pilot and Front Passenger: 340 lbFuel (standard tanks): capacityOil, 8 quarts: ??
Definition
 74.9 pound-inchesPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 35)Determine the aircraft loaded moment and the aircraft category.Empty Weight:1,350 lb 51.5 lb*in/1000Pilot and Front Passage: 380 lbFuel, 48 gal: 288 lbOil, 8 quarts: ???
Definition
 79.2, normal categoryPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 33 and 34)Upon landing, the front passenger (180 pounds) departs the airplane. A rear passenger (204 pounds) moves to the front passenger position. What effect does this have on the CG if the airplane weight 2,690 pounds and the MOM/100 was 2,260 just prior to the passenger transfer?
Definition
 The CG moves forward approximately 3 inches.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 33 and 34)Which action can adjust the airplane's weight to maximum gross weight and the CG within limits for takeoff?Front seat occupants: 425 lbRear seat occupants: 300 lbFuel, main tanks: 44 gal
Definition
 Drain 9 gallons of fuel.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 33 and 34)What effect does a 35-gallon fuel burn (main tanks) have on the weight and balance if the airplane weighted 2,890 pounds and the MOM/100 was 2,452 at takeoff?
Definition
 Weight is reduced by 210 pounds and the CG is aft of limits.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 33 and 34)With the airplane loaded as follows, what action acn be taken to balance the airplane?Front seat occupants: 411 lbRear seat occupants: 100 lbMain wing tanks: 44 gal
Definition
 Add a 100-pound weight to the baggage compartment.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 62)If 50 pounds of weight is located at point X and 100 pounds at point Z, how much weight must be located at point Y to balance the plank?
Definition
 300 pounds
Term
 (Refer to figure 61)How should the 500-pound weight be shifted to balance the plank on the fulcrum?
Definition
 1 inch to the left.
Term
 (Refer to figure 8)What is the effect of a temperature increase from 25F to 50F on the density altitude if the pressure altitude remains at 5,000 ft?
Definition
 1,650-foot increasePHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 8)Determine the pressure altitude with an indicated altitude of 1,380 ft MSL with an altimeter setting of 28.22 at standard temperature.
Definition
 2,991 ft MSLPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 8)Determine the density altitude for these conditions:Altimeter setting: 29.95Runway temperature: 81FAirport elevation: 5,250 ft MSL
Definition
 8,500 ft MSLPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 8)Determine the pressure altitude at an airport that is 3,563 ft MSL with an altimeter setting of 29.96.
Definition
 3.527 ft MSLPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 8)What is the effect of a temperature increase from 30F to 50F on the density altitude if the pressure altitude remains at 3,000 ft MSL?
Definition
 1,300-foot increasePHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 8)Determine the pressure altitude at an airport that is 1,386 ft MSL with an altimeter setting of 29.97
Definition
 1,341 ft MSLPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 8)What is the effect of a temperature decrease and a pressure altitude increase on the density altitude from 90F and 1,250 ft pressure altitude to 55F and 1,750 ft pressure altitude?
Definition
 1,700-foot decrease.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 21)En route to First Flight Airport (area 5), your flight passes over Hampton Roads Airport (area 2) at 1456 and then over Chesapeake Municipal at 1501. At what time should your flight arrive at First Flight?
Definition
 1526.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 22)What is the estimate time en route from Mercer County Regional Airport (area 3) to Minot International (area 1)? The wind is from 330 at 25 knots and the true airspeed is 100 knots. Add 3 1/2 minutes for departure and climb-out.
Definition
 48 minutesPHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 23)What is the estimated time en route from Sandpoint Airport (area 1) to St. Maries Airport (area 4)? The wind is from 215 at 25 knots and the true airspeed is 125 knots.
Definition
 34 minutes.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 23)Determine the estimated time en route for a flight from Priest River Airport (area 1) to Shoshone County Airport (area 3). The wind is from 030 at 12 knots and the true airspeed is 95 knots. Add 2 minutes for climb out.
Definition
 31 minutes.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 23)What is the estimated time en route for a flight from St. Maries Airport (area 4) to Priest River Airport (area 1)? The wind is from 300 at 14 knots and the true airspeed is 90 knots. Add 3 minutes for climb out.
Definition
 43 minutes.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 24)What is the estimated time en route for a flight from Allendale County Airport (area 1) to Claxton-Evans County Airport (area 2)? the wind is from 100 at 18 knots and the true airspeed is 115 knots. Add 2 minutes for climb out.
Definition
 30 minutes.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 24)What is the estimated time en rote for a flight from Claxton-Evans County Airport (area 2) to Hampton Varnville Airport (area 1)? The wind is from 290 at 18 knots and the true airspeed is 85 knots. Add 2 minutes for climb out.
Definition
 39 minutes.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 24)While en route on Victor 185, a flight crosses the 248 radial of Allendale VOR at 0953 and then crosses the 216 radial of Allendale VOR at 1000. What is the estimated time of arrival at Savannah VORTAC?
Definition
 1028.PHB
Term
 (Refer to figure 26)What is the estimated time en route for a flight from Denton Muni (area 1) to Addison (area 2)? The wind is from 200 at 20 knots, the true airspeed is 110 knots, and the magnetic variation is 7 east.
Definition
 13 minutesPHB
Term
 (refer to figure 26)Estimate the time en route from Addison (area 2) to Redbird (area 3). The wind is from 300 at 15 knots, the true airspeed is 120 knots, and the magnetic variation is 7 east.
Definition
 8 minutesPHB
Term
 If a true heading is 135 results in a ground track of 130 and a true airspeed of 135 knots results in a groundspeed of 140 knots, the wind would be from
Definition
 246 and 13 knots.
Term
 (Refer to figure 63)In flying the rectangular course, when would the aircraft be turned less than 90?
Definition
 Corners 1 and 4.AFH
Term
 (Refer to figure 67)While practicing S-turns, a consistently smaller half-circle is made on one side of the road than on the other, and this turn is not completed before crossing the road or reference line. This would most likely occur in turn
Definition
 4-5-6 because the bank is increased too rapidly during the early part of the turn.AFH
Term
 How far will an aircraft travel in 2 1/2 minutes with a groundspeed of 98 knots?
Definition
 4.08 NM
Term
 On a cross-country flight, point A is crossed at 1500 hours and the plan is to reach point B at 1530 hours. Use the following information to determine the indicated airspeed required to reach point B on schedule.Distance between A and B: 70 NMForecast wind: 310 at 15 knotsPressure altitude: 8,000 ftAmbient temperature: -10CTrue course: 270The required indicated airspeed would be approximately
Definition
 137 knots.PHB
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