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.

Private Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1560279494
Release Date: 2012-07-01
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")."

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."

Multi Engine Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Oral Exam Guide
ISBN: 1619544628
Release Date: 2017-07-11
Genre: Transportation

Study guide to help applicants pass the required FAA Oral & Practical Exam to obtain a pilot's license or advanced rating. It is like a preview of the FAA exam (or "checkride"), which is required by the FAA for all pilot license applicants, to be given by a checkride instructor, one-on-one with the student. Written for candidate pilots learning the basics associated with the license they seek, and for those getting ready to take their checkride, as well as licensed pilots who need a brush-up before their flight review. The oral and practical tests are required by the FAA for obtaining pilot licenses to fly, so these Oral Exam Guide books are indispensable to students pursuing pilot licenses. Additional study questions are included at the conclusion of each chapter to further aid learning. Answers were researched using FAA documents as well as interviews with FAA examiners, and are supported by references throughout so readers know where they can go to learn more. Also includes an Applicant's Practical Test Checklist, a handy reminder sheet for what to take with you and how to prepare for the day of the oral exam and checkride. Also by Michael Hayes: Private Oral Exam Guide, Instrument Oral Exam Guide, Airline Transport Pilot Oral Exam Guide, Multi-Engine Oral Exam Guide, and Flight Instructor Oral Exam Guide.

Commercial Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1560277963
Release Date: 2010-04-01
Genre: Study Aids

Arranged in a question-and-answer format, a study tool for students and instructors preparing for the checkride or a general refresher.

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.

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.

Helicopter Oral Exam Guide

Author: Ryan Dale
Publisher:
ISBN: 1560276088
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Study Aids

This indispensable tool prepares helicopter pilots for their one-on-one “checkride” with an FAA examiner. Answers to the most commonly asked questions, clarification on the requirements of the written and oral portions, and study material for the exam are provided. Topics covered include certification and documents, helicopter flight-controls, weight and balance, and emergency operations.

Helicopter Pilot Oral Exam Guide

Author: Ryan Dale
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 161954010X
Release Date: 2012-10-12
Genre: Study Aids

This indispensable tool prepares helicopter pilots for their one-on-one checkride with an FAA examiner. Answers to the most commonly asked questions, clarification on the requirements of the written and oral portions, and study material for the exam are provided, and topics covered include certification and documents, helicopter flight-controls, weight and balance, and emergency operations. This volume of the Oral Exam Guide Series is intended as a helicopter-specific supplement to—and is meant to be used along with—the corresponding Oral Exam Guide book for Private, Instrument, Commercial, CFI, or ATP, depending on the specific license the applicant is testing for. The material is presented in a question-and-answer format, providing the questions the FAA checkride examiners are most likely to ask along with comprehensive, easy-to-remember responses. This guide teaches not only what to expect on the helicopter pilot oral exam, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence while under the examiner’s scrutiny.

Practical Guide to the Private Pilot Checkride

Author: Gregg Brightwell
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1619541955
Release Date: 2014-12
Genre: Transportation

"Earning a Private Pilot certificate is challenging and involves an immense amount of training, studying, preparation, and dedication. The Private Pilot applicant will be tested using the appropriate FAA Practical Test Standards (PTS). These standards cover the expectations and tolerances that must be met to earn the Private Pilot Certificate. So as you begin to prepare for your practical test, where do you start? How do you organize and prioritize all your ground school information? Designed as a study guide, this book answers these questions and more -- it clarifies in "plain language" exactly what student pilots must know and demonstrate during the oral portion of the FAA Practical Exam, eliminating any surprise about examiner expectations. Incorporated with the specific task elements from the Practical Test Standards, the concise information fills the gap between ground school textbook learning and practical application, resulting in better-prepared applicants. Even the most dedicated private pilot applicant can become overwhelmed with the sheer volume of information and knowledge that must be mastered. This book will help you prioritize this information, consolidating thousands of pages of guidance materials into language you can understand, remember, and quickly reference. Also, it includes the Private Pilot Practical Test Standards (Airplane, Single-Engine) as an appendix, and space is provided for you to take notes--this book is the ultimate study guide for the checkride. Other books in The Practical Exam Guide Series, by Gregg Brightwell: The Practical Guide to the CFI Checkride"--Provided by publisher.