Regional Gliding School Runway Numbering n A runway

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Runway Numbering n A runway number is taken from a bearing of the direction

Runway Numbering n A runway number is taken from a bearing of the direction that it points. Numbers are rounded off to the nearest 10°. The numbers are marked at the end of every runway in large white numbers. – Example n Regional Gliding School A runway pointing to 18° magnetic would be numbered 02.

Runway Markings n Centreline: n Threshold: 25 – white lines in the middle of

Runway Markings n Centreline: n Threshold: 25 – white lines in the middle of the runway to mark the centre. – white line running across the runway. n Displaced Threshold: – sometimes the threshold is unsafe for landing so it is moved up to a safe area. Regional Gliding School

Taxiway Markings n Taxiway Centerline: 25 – yellow line used as a guide to

Taxiway Markings n Taxiway Centerline: 25 – yellow line used as a guide to keep the aircraft in the center of the taxiway. n Hold Lines: – yellow line running across the taxiway. Aircraft must “hold short” at this point until cleared for take-off. Regional Gliding School

Aerodrome Markings: n Unserviceable: 25 – marked with large white or yellow X’s on

Aerodrome Markings: n Unserviceable: 25 – marked with large white or yellow X’s on both ends of a runway or taxiway. Red flags are also used to mark unserviceable areas that can be passable with caution. X X Regional Gliding School

Wind Indicators n Wind Sock: elongates as the wind increases n if the wind

Wind Indicators n Wind Sock: elongates as the wind increases n if the wind sock is straight out then the wind is 15 Kts or more n if the wing sock is on a 30° down slope then the wind is 6 Kts n if the sock is fluctuating then gusty conditions exist. n Regional Gliding School

Wind Indicators n Tetrahedron: known as wind T, it is designed like an arrow

Wind Indicators n Tetrahedron: known as wind T, it is designed like an arrow whose small end points into the wind. n only tells wind direction, not wind speed. n Regional Gliding School

Lights n Runway thresholds are marked with green lights. 25 End of runways are

Lights n Runway thresholds are marked with green lights. 25 End of runways are marked with red lights. n Runways are lined with white lights. Taxiways are lined with blue lights. n n Obstructions, such as building and towers, are marked with red or white lights. n Regional Gliding School

NOTE: You must use the buttons in the Confirmation Stage Regional Gliding School

NOTE: You must use the buttons in the Confirmation Stage Regional Gliding School

Aeronautical Rules And Facilities Aerodromes and Traffic Procedures Let's try a few review questions

Aeronautical Rules And Facilities Aerodromes and Traffic Procedures Let's try a few review questions on Aeronautical Rules and Facilities: Question #1 - Regional Gliding School How are unserviceable areas marked? A White line B White X C Yellow circle with X in centre D Yellow circle

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Aeronautical Rules And Facilities Aerodromes and Traffic Procedures Let's try a few review questions

Aeronautical Rules And Facilities Aerodromes and Traffic Procedures Let's try a few review questions on Aeronautical Rules and Facilities: Question #2 - Regional Gliding School What colour lights line taxiways ? A Green B Amber C Blue D White

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The Circuit n Upwind: n n Crosswind: n n flight path opposite to the

The Circuit n Upwind: n n Crosswind: n n flight path opposite to the direction of landing, which is parallel to and a distance off to the side of the runway Base n n lies across the centre of the landing area perpendicular to the downwind leg Downwind: n n the area opposite to downwind leg flight path perpendicular to the landing Final n Regional Gliding School flight path in the direction of landing

Upwind Side Final Crosswind Base Downwind Regional Gliding School

Upwind Side Final Crosswind Base Downwind Regional Gliding School

NORDO at a Controlled Airport n NORDO n no radio aircraft is not capable

NORDO at a Controlled Airport n NORDO n no radio aircraft is not capable of communicating over the radio RONLY n n Regional Gliding School receive only similar to NORDO except the aircraft can receive messages. Tower may ask for confirmation through a visual sign (i. e. rock the wings)

The following are authorized light signals to aircraft on the ground: Flashing Green Light

The following are authorized light signals to aircraft on the ground: Flashing Green Light Steady Green Light Flashing Red Light Steady Red Light Flashing White Light Blinking Runway Lights Regional Gliding School Cleared to taxi. Cleared to take-off. Taxi clear of landing area in use. Stop. Return to starting point on airport. Vacate the runway immediately.

The following are authorized light signals to aircraft in the air: Steady Green Light

The following are authorized light signals to aircraft in the air: Steady Green Light Steady Red Light or Red Flare Flashing Green Light Alternating Red and Green Light (US) Flashing Red Light Red Pyrotechnical Light Regional Gliding School Cleared to land. Do not land. Return for landing. Danger. Be on alert. Airport unsafe. Do not land for the time being.

Airworthiness n It is the pilot’s responsibility to ensure that Canadian registered aircraft are

Airworthiness n It is the pilot’s responsibility to ensure that Canadian registered aircraft are fit and safe prior to being flown. n Flight Permit – issued for experimental and specific purpose. n Certification of Airworthiness – the C of A signifies that the aircraft conforms to TC recognized design standards. n Annual Airworthiness Info Report – certifies that airworthiness information is correct. Does not require an inspection, flight test, or certification. Regional Gliding School

Documentation The following are required to be aboard all aircraft: n n n Certificate

Documentation The following are required to be aboard all aircraft: n n n Certificate of Airworthiness (C of A) Certificate of Registration (C of R) Radio Station License Pilot/Crew Licenses and Medicals Radio Operator’s Certificate Journey Log Regional Gliding School

NOTE: You must use the buttons in the Confirmation Stage Regional Gliding School

NOTE: You must use the buttons in the Confirmation Stage Regional Gliding School

Aeronautical Rules And Facilities Aerodromes and Traffic Procedures Let's try a few review questions

Aeronautical Rules And Facilities Aerodromes and Traffic Procedures Let's try a few review questions on Aeronautical Rules and Facilities: Question #3 - Regional Gliding School What does a steady green light on the ground mean? A Cleared to take-off B Cleared to taxi C Return to starting point D Cleared to land

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Aeronautical Rules And Facilities Aerodromes and Traffic Procedures Let's try a few review questions

Aeronautical Rules And Facilities Aerodromes and Traffic Procedures Let's try a few review questions on Aeronautical Rules and Facilities: Question #4 - What documentation must be carried in all aircraft? A C of A, C of R, Pilot Licences, Radio Station License and Journey Log B C of A, Pilot Licenses and Medicals, and Cof. R C C of R, C of A, Radio License, and Technical Log D C of R, Interception Orders, C of A, and AAIR Regional Gliding School

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Aeronautical Rules And Facilities Aerodromes and Traffic Procedures Congratulations!! You have now completed the

Aeronautical Rules And Facilities Aerodromes and Traffic Procedures Congratulations!! You have now completed the Aerodromes and Traffic Procedures lesson of the Aeronautical Rules and Facilities Module. Of course, this lesson is always available to you for future reference if required. You are now ready to move along to the next Aeronautical Rules and Facilities lesson you have not completed or to any other module you wish. You can advance to the Self Test Module if you feel ready to challenge the final exam. Good Luck! Regional Gliding School