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1 The History of Flight
As an instructor at my local Air Cadet squadron I have to teach cadets all sorts of topics to do with aviation. This quiz is based on the subject as taught to junior cadets.
Difficult
10 Q
romeomikegolf
Jul 25 11
516 plays
2 The ABC's of Aviation
This quiz will test your knowledge of the many letters and acronyms used in the aviation industry. Can you identify all of these?
Average
10 Q
RedHook13
May 05 10
729 plays
3 Air Sickness Bags
Air sickness bags, the ever-ready servants of an airborne society. Functional, yet an art form. Whether you use them, or swipe them and lose them, you already appreciate this humble item. So take this quiz. Warning: Not for the faint of, er, stomach.
Average
10 Q
pu2-ke-qi-ri
Aug 27 05
1380 plays
4 A Wing and a Prayer
A rare intergalactic peace gives Time Lord (Lady) Dr How the chance to indulge her passion for making documentaries. Amazed by early pioneers of powered flight, whose efforts were accomplished on 'A Wing and a Prayer', let's find out what she discovered!
Average
10 Q
MikeMaster99
Jul 10 13
150 plays
5 Ghostwriters In the Sky
When the Australian rock group The Ghostwriters planned a world tour, they placed the travel arrangement in the capable(?) hands of Kyle's Kompleat Konnections. Let's see how they got on.
Average
15 Q
darksplash
Nov 13 09
228 plays
6 Born Again Aircraft
Aircraft are often modified; usually the changes are small but at times the changes are enough to result in a truly different aircraft type. See if you can answer a few questions about these flying oddities.
Difficult
10 Q
bhmbaglock
Apr 19 09
516 plays
7 Faster than the Speed of Sound
A quiz on the breaking of the sound barrier, one of the greatest feats in aviation history.
Average
10 Q
mcdubb
Jan 14 07
1182 plays
8 I'm Glad Moose Don't Fly
Believe it or not, there is a very good chance that any aeroplane you disembark from has collided with a bird during its flight. This is not an uncommon occurrence in the world of aviation, so aren't you glad too that moose don't fly?
Average
10 Q
Aussiedrongo
Jan 13 13
420 plays
9 U.S. Airport Acronyms II
Back again, huh? Let's see how much more you know about US airport acronyms.
Average
15 Q
deputygary
May 26 07
966 plays
10 US Airport Acronyms
Are you familiar with some of the acronyms involved the world of airport? Take this quiz to find out.
Average
10 Q
deputygary
Apr 19 07
2130 plays
11 What a Wonderful Bird
You've just emerged from an airplane after spending 13 hours crammed into seat 53E, dead center, last row. You swear to never again endure this - let's explore some premium and luxury air travel instead!
Tough
10 Q
WesleyCrusher
Jan 12 13
837 plays
12 The X (Plane) Files!
A quiz on U.S. experimental and prototype aircraft, from the 1940s to today. Watch that Machmeter!
Tough
10 Q
umtutsut
Jan 05 01
1518 plays
13 Private Pilot License 101
Anyone who has completed pilot's ground school, or who has an interest in flying should know most of these questions. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
DMBfaninSD
Jun 04 03
1989 plays
14 The Sky is Calling
Have you ever wanted to become a pilot? Play this quiz to learn some of the fundamentals of aviation.
Average
10 Q
skydude13579
Aug 17 14
216 plays
15 Zeppelins
What do you know about the story of these fascinating and successful German aircraft?
Tough
10 Q
Charlesw321
Jul 23 12
207 plays
16 Most Extreme Airports
Inspired by the TV show "Most Extreme Airports", as seen on the History Channel, try this quiz about 10 of the world's most unusual airports.
Average
10 Q
3Xy147Bm
Jan 06 11
396 plays
17 Inside the Overhead Storage Compartment
Those of us flying in economy class are all too familiar with the joys of carry-on luggage and the dreaded overhead storage compartment. Buckle up and put some thought into a subject that has probably never crossed your mind.
Average
10 Q
mceis
Aug 26 10
402 plays
18 Would You Make a Good Pilot?
Perhaps you are a top gun on a flight simulator, piloting Spitfires or Cessnas like a pro. The question is, how would you be on the real thing?
Easy
10 Q
avions
Dec 31 04
2055 plays
19 Basic Flying
A quiz on some of the more basic parts of aviation regarding light planes.
Average
10 Q
gday_99
Oct 06 06
996 plays
20 All Aeronautical
How well do you know modern commercial aircraft and aviation? This quiz should be a snap for frequent flyers and frequent aviators.
Tough
10 Q
alanyo
Jul 30 02
1086 plays
21 Aviation Firsts
This quiz is about aviation history and the its early years, so have fun.
Tough
10 Q
ABW
Jan 22 04
1224 plays
22 So, Just How Did You Get That Callsign?
This quiz is designed to test your knowledge of the various callsigns used by some of the airlines around the world.
Tough
10 Q
RedHook13
May 10 10
345 plays
23 Aircraft Engines
Hello! This quiz is about how many engines different aircraft have. Some will be commercial, some will be military. Good luck, and have fun!
Tough
10 Q
ZeroG
Jun 10 04
780 plays
24 Name That Aircraft
Simple quiz if you know your aircraft. I will give you the aircraft and you tell me who made it.
Average
20 Q
gshatz
Apr 05 01
3696 plays
25 World Airport Names
Can you name the city after I give you the name of its airport? I will use airport names such as Heathrow or JFK.
Tough
10 Q
arg214
Feb 08 12
570 plays
26 Those Magnificent Hombres in Their Flying Machines
Latin Americans contributed a great deal to early aviation but nowadays their achievements are barely known. I hope this quiz will change that (if only a little bit).
Difficult
10 Q
Kuu
Jul 21 04
306 plays
27 Up, Up and Awaaay
This quiz isn't about the man of steel, it's about planes of steel, and other materials. This is a look at some of the firsts in aviation history. If you'll spin the propeller on this old biplane, I'll set the ignition switch to 1-2 and we'll get started
Tough
10 Q
CmdrK
Dec 03 12
216 plays
28 US Pilot Proficiency Brush-Up
This should be a good refresher for US pilots and aviations buffs who may have been away from CFR 14 Parts 91 and 61 for a while! For those outside of the aviation world, maybe you'll learn something!
Difficult
10 Q
stearnst
Dec 14 06
363 plays
29 Soaring and Gliding
Man carrying gliders have been around for over 100 years; test your knowledge on these machines and the sport surrounding them!
Average
10 Q
a881742000
Dec 28 05
318 plays
30 History of Flight
This is about the history of flight. it involves 'lighter than air' aircraft and 'heavier than air' aircraft.
Tough
15 Q
sweetnothing
Nov 16 02
930 plays
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Last Updated Dec 03 14 3:19 PM


Some sample questions from this category:

* What company built the X-1 aircraft that Chuck Yeager flew through the 'sound barrier' on October 14, 1947?
* Which of these aircraft was a large 'flying wing' bomber prototype?
* Scott Crossfield became the first person to reach Mach 2 (twice the speed of sound) on November 20, 1953. What aircraft was he flying?
* What was the nickname of the Douglas X-3?
* What concept did the Bell X-5 test?


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