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The term “pressure cabin” applies when an aeroplane:

A: has the means to maintain cabin pressure higher than ambient pressure.
B: is only pressurised in the area of the control cabin.
C: has the ability to maintain a constant cabin differential pressure at all flight altitudes.
D: has the ability to maintain a constant cabin altitude at all flight altitudes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Answer: A

What does the term “clearance limit” mean:

A: The point to which an aircraft is granted an air traffic control clearance
B: The time after which an air traffic control clearance will be automatically cancelled if the flight has not been commenced
C: The time of expiry of an air traffic control clearance
D: The time at which an aircraft is given an air traffic control clearance

 

 

 

 

 

Answer: A

What does the term “blind transmission” mean?

A: A transmission of messages relating to en-route weather information which may affect the safety of aircraft operations that is not addressed to a specific station or stations.
B: A transmission where no reply is required from the receiving station.
C: A transmission from one station to another station in circumstances where two-way communication cannot be established but it is believed that the called station is able to receive the transmission.
D: A transmission of information relating to air navigation that is not addressed to a specific station or stations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Answer: C