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Given: Distance from departure to destination: 320 NM Safe Endurance: 4,3 h True Track: 120 W/V: 180/40 TAS: 130 kt What is the distance of the PSR from the departure point?

Given:
Distance from departure to destination: 320 NM
Safe Endurance: 4,3 h
True Track: 120
W/V: 180/40
TAS: 130 kt
What is the distance of the PSR from the departure point?

A: 185 NM
B: 262 NM
C: 131NM
D: 59 NM

 

 

 

 

 

Answer: B

Given: SHA VOR (N5243.3 W00853.1) DME 41 NM, CRK VOR (N5150.4 W00829.7) DME 30 NM, Aircraft heading 270(degrees)(M), Both DME distances decreasing. What is the aircraft position?”

Given:

SHA VOR (N5243.3 W00853.1)DME 41 NM
CRK VOR (N5150.4 W00829.7) DME 30 NM
Aircraft heading 270(degrees)(M)
Both DME distances decreasing.
What is the aircraft position?”

A: N5205 W00915

B: N5215 W00805

C: N5215 W00915

D: N5225 W00810

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Answer: B

Given: Distance from departure to destination: 330 NM Safe Endurance: 5 h True Track:170 W/V: 140/25 TAS: 125 kt What is the distance of the PSR from the departure point?

Distance from departure to destination: 330 NM
Safe Endurance: 5 h
True Track:170
W/V: 140/25
TAS: 125 kt
What is the distance of the PSR from the departure point?
A: 194 NM
B: 302 NM
C: 150 NM
D: 30 NM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Answer: B