Civil Engineering - Airport Engineering

Exercise :: Airport Engineering - Section 1

26. 

The distance between main gears is 10 m, and the distance of nose gear from centre of main gears is 30 m. If the angle of turning is 60°, the distance of centre of rotation from the nearer main gear, is

A. 12.30 m
B. 11.30 m
C. 10.30 m
D. 9.30 m

Answer: Option A

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27. 

To cope up high temperature of 196°C, the taxi ways and aprons are constructed with

A. asphaltic concrete
B. rubberised tar concrete
C. plain concrete
D. epoxy asphalt concrete
E. all the above.

Answer: Option E

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28. 

Pick up the correct abbreviation from the following:

A. I.L.S. (instrument landing system)
B. V.H.F, (very high frequency)
C. L.O.M. (low powered outer marker)
D. L.M.M. (low powered middle marker)
E. All the above

Answer: Option E

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29. 

Wing loading of an aircraft is

A. load of the wings
B.
C.
D.
E. None of these.

Answer: Option C

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30. 

Pick up the incorrect statement from the following:

A. Channelization of pavement is caused by constant use of tri-cycle gears of aircraft
B. Blast pads are used over cohesionless soils to resist erosion due to tremendous speed of the jet blast
C. Over-run areas of at least 300 m length on either side of the runway are provided
D. None of these.

Answer: Option D

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