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Humans have always dreamed of taking to the skies. With machinery and ingenuity, we've been able to make that a reality.
172 Aviation quizzes and 2,408 Aviation trivia questions.
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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).
Tough, 10 Qns, Kuu, Jul 27 05
Tough
Kuu
350 plays
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  Fly by Night, Fly by Day, Aircraft Animals great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The aircraft of yesteryear had much more interesting names than the aircraft of today.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Aug 03 22
Average
smpdit gold member
Aug 03 22
137 plays
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  Fabulous Flying Machines Fabulous Flying Machines great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The world of aviation has come a long way from the (disputed) first powered flight, and aeroplanes are now very much part of our world. Here are 10, old and modern, to identify.
Easier, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jul 12 20
Easier
darksplash gold member
Jul 12 20
238 plays
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  What a Wonderful Bird What a Wonderful Bird popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
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 Qns, WesleyCrusher, May 17 17
Tough
WesleyCrusher editor
May 17 17
1109 plays
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  Magnificent Women in their Flying Machines Magnificent Women in their Flying Machines popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
In this quiz, we will take a look at the history of women in aviation from its beginning up to the modern era.
Average, 10 Qns, RedHook13, Jan 22 19
Average
RedHook13 gold member
Jan 22 19
251 plays
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Operation Yellow Ribbon was a plan to land inbound international flights to USA on Canadian soil during 9/11. The Canadian town of Gander featured heavily in this space. In one of history's darkest days, a little light of hope proved humanity endured.
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Apr 17 22
Average
1nn1 editor
Apr 17 22
133 plays
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  The ABC's of Aviation popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
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 Qns, RedHook13, Jul 12 10
Average
RedHook13 gold member
1326 plays
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  Would You Make a Good Pilot? - 10 questions - 4 mins
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?
Easier, 10 Qns, avions, Feb 27 22
Easier
avions
Feb 27 22
2433 plays
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  Airport Eponymophilia best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz combines two of my favourite pastimes: aviation and a love for names. Ostensibly a quiz about airports named after famous people, but more so the interest that ripples outward when you transplant a name onto a different modality.
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Nov 19 16
Average
1nn1 editor
Nov 19 16
562 plays
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  I'm Glad Moose Don't Fly popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, Aussiedrongo, Jan 13 13
Average
Aussiedrongo
583 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Air sickness bags are highly collectible, and some specimens can sell for as much as $200. Where could you buy one of these?

From Quiz "Air Sickness Bags"




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  Why is My Flight Delayed? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Have you ever been on a flight that's been delayed or cancelled? Ever wonder why? Let's take a look at some scenarios where your flight may end up in this kind of trouble.
Average, 10 Qns, RedHook13, Jan 24 18
Average
RedHook13 gold member
Jan 24 18
448 plays
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  Private Pilot License 101 - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, DMBfaninSD, Apr 04 14
Average
DMBfaninSD
2388 plays
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  Air Sickness Bags top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, pu2-ke-qi-ri, Jan 02 15
Average
pu2-ke-qi-ri
1785 plays
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  A Wing and a Prayer popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 8 mins
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 Qns, MikeMaster99, Jul 19 13
Average
MikeMaster99 gold member
287 plays
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  The History of Flight best quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
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 Qns, romeomikegolf, Jul 26 11
Difficult
romeomikegolf gold member
696 plays
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  U.S. Airport Acronyms II - 15 questions - 4 mins
Back again, huh? Let's see how much more you know about US airport acronyms.
Average, 15 Qns, deputygary, Apr 18 20
Average
deputygary
Apr 18 20
1225 plays
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  Name That Aircraft - 20 questions - 4 mins
Simple quiz if you know your aircraft. I will give you the aircraft and you tell me who made it.
Average, 20 Qns, gshatz, Nov 18 15
Average
gshatz
4073 plays
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  US Airport Acronyms - 10 questions - 3 mins
Are you familiar with some of the acronyms involved the world of airport? Take this quiz to find out.
Average, 10 Qns, deputygary, May 26 07
Average
deputygary
2497 plays
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  Ghostwriters In the Sky - 15 questions - 6 mins
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 Qns, darksplash, Nov 13 09
Average
darksplash gold member
406 plays
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  Faster than the Speed of Sound great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on the breaking of the sound barrier, one of the greatest feats in aviation history.
Average, 10 Qns, mcdubb, Feb 06 20
Average
mcdubb gold member
Feb 06 20
1473 plays
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  Where Are You Flying To? - 10 questions - 4 mins
You will be familiar with some major airports that are not named for the city they serve such as Heathrow, O'Hare, JFK and Charles de Gaulle. Can you identify some of the less well known ones, though?
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Jul 12 15
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
354 plays
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  Zeppelins - 10 questions - 4 mins
What do you know about the story of these fascinating and successful German aircraft?
Average, 10 Qns, Charlesw321, Jun 16 13
Average
Charlesw321 gold member
280 plays
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  The Sky is Calling - 10 questions - 4 mins
Have you ever wanted to become a pilot? Play this quiz to learn some of the fundamentals of aviation.
Average, 10 Qns, skydude13579, Nov 05 21
Average
skydude13579
Nov 05 21
351 plays
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  Up, Up and Awaaay - 10 questions - 5 mins
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 Qns, CmdrK, Dec 04 12
Tough
CmdrK gold member
265 plays
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  So, Just How Did You Get That Callsign? - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is designed to test your knowledge of the various callsigns used by some of the airlines around the world.
Average, 10 Qns, RedHook13, Oct 27 21
Average
RedHook13 gold member
Oct 27 21
563 plays
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  The X (Plane) Files! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on U.S. experimental and prototype aircraft, from the 1940s to today. Watch that Machmeter!
Tough, 10 Qns, umtutsut, Jul 27 05
Tough
umtutsut
1620 plays
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  Basic Flying - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on some of the more basic parts of aviation regarding light planes.
Average, 10 Qns, gday_99, Aug 24 18
Average
gday_99
Aug 24 18
1199 plays
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  All Aeronautical - 10 questions - 4 mins
How well do you know modern commercial aircraft and aviation? This quiz should be a snap for frequent flyers and frequent aviators.
Tough, 10 Qns, alanyo, Jul 13 22
Tough
alanyo
Jul 13 22
1193 plays
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  Aviation Firsts - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is about aviation history and the its early years, so have fun.
Tough, 10 Qns, ABW, Jun 19 22
Tough
ABW
Jun 19 22
1373 plays
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  Inside the Overhead Storage Compartment - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, mceis, Oct 21 15
Average
mceis gold member
447 plays
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  Soaring and Gliding - 10 questions - 4 mins
Man carrying gliders have been around for over 100 years; test your knowledge on these machines and the sport surrounding them!
Tough, 10 Qns, a881742000, Aug 03 16
Tough
a881742000
Aug 03 16
372 plays
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  Most Extreme Airports - 10 questions - 3 mins
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 Qns, 3Xy147Bm, Jan 06 11
Average
3Xy147Bm
468 plays
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  Aircraft Engines - 10 questions - 4 mins
Hello! This quiz is about how many engines different aircraft have. Some will be commercial, some will be military. Good luck, and have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, ZeroG, Oct 24 20
Average
ZeroG
Oct 24 20
896 plays
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  World Airport Names - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, arg214, Feb 08 12
Tough
arg214
670 plays
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  Born Again Aircraft - 10 questions - 6 mins
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 Qns, bhmbaglock, Apr 20 09
Difficult
bhmbaglock
621 plays
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  US Pilot Proficiency Brush-Up - 10 questions - 5 mins
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!
Tough, 10 Qns, stearnst, Jan 31 12
Tough
stearnst
408 plays
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  History of Flight - 15 questions - 5 mins
This is about the history of flight. it involves 'lighter than air' aircraft and 'heavier than air' aircraft.
Tough, 15 Qns, sweetnothing, Jun 19 22
Tough
sweetnothing
Jun 19 22
1011 plays
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  Who Was The Pilot? - 5 questions - 3 mins
These are well known flights or aircraft. Who flew them? If you enjoy this game, please click on alanyo to play my other games.
Tough, 5 Qns, alanyo, Jul 13 17
Tough
alanyo
Jul 13 17
1985 plays
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