Civil Engineering - Airport Engineering

Exercise :: Airport Engineering - Section 2

1. 

The reduced levels of the ends A and B of a runway are 3025 m and 3035 m and that of its mid-point is 3015 m. The reduced level of the horizontal surface, is

A. 3070 m
B. 3060 m
C. 3075 m
D. 3015 m
E. none of these.

Answer: Option C

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2. 

The height of the pilot's eye above the runway surface is assumed

A. 1 m
B. 3 m
C. 4 m
D. 5 m

Answer: Option B

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3. 

Pick up the correct statement from the following:

A. Minimum turning radius of aircrafts decides the size of the apron and the radius of the curves at taxi-ends
B. Take off and landing distances for an aircraft, determine the minimum runway length
C. The length of the normal haul of the air craft decides the frequency of operation
D. All the above.

Answer: Option D

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4. 

For night landing, the thresholds are lighted

A. green
B. red
C. white
D. yellow

Answer: Option A

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5. 

Pick up the component not applicable to aeroplanes

A. wings
B. engines
C. air screw
D. fuse lage
E. none of these.

Answer: Option E

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