Certified Flight Instructor Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1560276908
Release Date: 2008-04-01
Genre: Study Aids

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) administers oral as well as written exams for pilot certification and flight review. These exam guides teach applicants not only what to expect, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence under scrutiny. In this series, the most consistent questions asked in each exam are provided in a question-and-answer format, with information sources for further study. Applicants facing the oral exams will benefit from the topics discussed and the further study materials provided, which have been updated to reflect important FAA regulatory, procedural, and training changes, including fundamentals of instruction, technical subject areas, an appendix with the latest version of the FAA's advisory circular 61-65, and a new chapter on emergency operations.

Flight Instructor Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1619540266
Release Date: 2013-02-01
Genre: Study Aids

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) administers oral as well as written exams for pilot certification and flight review. These exam guides teach applicants not only what to expect, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence under scrutiny. In this series, the most consistent questions asked in each exam are provided in a question-and-answer format, with information sources for further study. Applicants facing the oral exams will benefit from the topics discussed and the further study materials provided, which have been updated to reflect important FAA regulatory, procedural, and training changes, including fundamentals of instruction, technical subject areas, an appendix with the latest version of the FAA's Advisory Circular (AC) 61-65, and now including a new chapter on "Scenario-Based Training" by Arlynn McMahon (author of "Train Like You Fly").

Instrument Pilot Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Oral Exam Guide
ISBN: 1619545985
Release Date: 2017-08-08
Genre: Transportation

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) administers oral as well as written exams for pilot certification and flight review. These exam guides teach applicants not only what to expect, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence under the scrutiny of the FAA Examiner. In this series, the most consistent questions asked in each exam are provided in a question-and-answer format, with information sources for further study. Applicants facing the Instrument Rating oral exams will benefit from the topics discussed and the further study materials provided in this Instrument edition, which have been updated to reflect important FAA regulatory and procedural changes, including new or updated "Airman Certification Standards" technical subject areas. Also contains a chapter on the currently hot topic of "scenario-based training" (SBT), written by Arlynn McMahon (author of "Train Like You Fly"). It provides insight into these more-complex questions on how to demonstrate one's grasp of the practical application of flight training. Scenario-based questions are now an integral part of FAA Oral & Practical Exams, and FAA examiners are using them more and more often.

Instrument Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher:
ISBN: 1560274867
Release Date: 2003-04-01
Genre: Study Aids

"For pilot certification and flight review, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requires oral as well as written exams for pilot certification. An Instrument Rating can be added to the Private Pilot or Commercial Pilot Rating and requires special training. This guide provides the most consistent questions asked of an Instrument Pilot applicant in the instrument competency check. Immediately following each question is a reference to the specific information source from which the answer may be derived. Questions are divided into four sections with many subtopics: flight planning, departure, en route, and arrival. This edition has been updated to reflect important FAA regulatory, procedural, and training changes. "

Commercial Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1560276517
Release Date: 2007-04-01
Genre: Study Aids

An indispensable tool for pilots preparing for the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) commercial pilot oral exam, this guide contains the questions most frequently asked of applicants during their one-on-one “checkride” with an FAA examiner and prepares them for the flight review. Exact citations accompany each question and indicate where further reference material can be found in FAA literature. This revised edition—which features important FAA regulatory, procedural, and training updates—examines topics such as weather, airplane systems, emergency procedures, cross-country flight planning, aeromedical factors, and commercial flight maneuvers.

Multi Engine Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1560279664
Release Date: 2012-08
Genre: Study Aids

Updated to reflect vital FAA regulatory, procedural, and training requirements changes, this manual for the oral exams and checkrides given by the FAA for pilot certification and flight review provides the most consistent questions asked of an applicant in the multiengine competency check. Immediately following each question is a reference to the specific information source from where the answer may be derived. Covering topics such as multiengine operations, flight principles, aircraft systems, and multiengine maneuvers, this popular reference has been updated to include important FAA changes—especially the newest Practical Test Standards. An appendix with a “Practical Test Checklist,” as well as a detailed section for entering an aircraft's maneuver limitations, is included. The main body of questions is written in a Q & A format—with the questions the FAA checkride examiners are most likely to ask along with comprehensive, easy-to-remember responses. This indispensable guidebook teaches applicants not only what to expect on the multiengine oral exam, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence while under the examiner's scrutiny.

Commercial Pilot Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Oral Exam Guide
ISBN: 1619546248
Release Date: 2018-01-02
Genre: Transportation

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) administers oral as well as written exams for pilot certification and flight review. These exam guides teach applicants not only what to expect, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence under the scrutiny of the FAA Examiner. In this series, the most consistent questions asked in each exam are provided in a question-and-answer format, with information sources for further study. Applicants facing the Commercial Pilot oral exams will benefit from the topics discussed and the further study materials provided in this Commercial edition, which have been updated to reflect important FAA regulatory, procedural, and training changes. It also contains a chapter on the currently hot FAA topic of "scenario-based training" (SBT), written by Arlynn McMahon (author of "Train Like You Fly"). It provides insight into these more-complex questions on how to demonstrate one's grasp of the practical application of flight training. Scenario-based questions are now an integral part of FAA Oral & Practical Exams. A new appendix discussing the FAA categories of aircraft carriage has been added: AC 120-12, "Private Carriage vs. Common Carriage of Persons or Property."

Private Pilot Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Oral Exam Guide
ISBN: 1619544598
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Transportation

Updated to reflect vital FAA regulatory, procedural, and training changes, this indispensable tool prepares private pilots for the "checkride" with an FAA examiner. It answers the most common questions asked by examiners, clarifies the requirements of the written and oral portions, and presents practice questions from the exam with a reference to the specific information source from where the answer may be derived. An appendix with a "Practical Test Checklist" is included. The main body of questions is written in a Q & A format, with the questions that checkride examiners are most likely to ask along with comprehensive, easy-to-remember responses. This guide teaches not only what to expect on the private pilot oral exam, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence while under the examiner's scrutiny.

Airline Transport Pilot Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Oral Exam Guide
ISBN: 1619546205
Release Date: 2018-01-09
Genre: Transportation

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requires oral as well as written exams for pilot certification and flight review, and this guide teaches applicants not only what to expect on the test, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence while under tough examiner scrutiny. In this test-preparation guide, the most frequently asked questions on the Airline Transport Pilot Oral Exam and their answers are provided along with sources for further study. License applicants who must pass this exam will benefit from the additional materials in this updated edition, including the latest FAA information and procedures that pilots need in order to be current with all FAA regulations. All the subjects an ATP candidate will be tested on during checkrides, career interviews, and aircraft transition rides are covered. Chapters are dedicated to turbine aircraft theory, performance and limitations, airline operational procedures, aeronautical decision making (ADM) and crew resource management (CRM), regulations, and instrument procedures. The book concludes with appendices with the questions and answers candidates can expect on an airline-type checkride concerning aircraft systems and limitations, specific to the Beechcraft 1900C aircraft, so pilots can learn the basic components and principles for the type of turboprop aircraft found in many of today's regional airline fleets. This section may also be used as a workbook, with space provided so readers can reference their airplane operating manual to fill in the blanks to the same questions asked about the BE1900C. Also, a new appendix has been added, the FAA's "ATP Airplane/Multi-engine Applicant Qualifications Job Aid" table to help candidates figure out what they need to fill requirements.

Aircraft Dispatcher Oral Exam Guide

Author: David C. Ison
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1560279001
Release Date: 2012-04
Genre: Transportation

An aircraft dispatcher is a licensed professional certificated by the FAA who has joint responsibility with the captain for the safety and operation control of flights, and this exam guide prepares candidates with an explanation of the certification process and the necessary knowledge requirements for passing the practical oral exam. It provides practical applications to all critical subject areas, including route planning, regulations, training and currency requirements, certification, responsibilities and authority, aviation weather, and manuals and documents. The book places special emphasis on situational questions and includes a generic guide to the proper systems and procedures, which students can apply to the specific aircraft used in their individual operations. For aviators preparing for a career as an aircraft dispatcher or current dispatchers reviewing for their annual proficiency checks, this guide will provide all the information necessary for passing the required exam.