CDC 2a653 Egress Systems Journeyman

100 Questions | Total Attempts: 330

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Answer the following questions to the best of your ability. When finished, take your answer sheet to your supervisor to be graded. You must answer at least 80% of the questions correctly to pass. Good luck.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Life support personnel may remove and install parachutes and survival kits when they are an integral part of the seat, providing the personnel have completed the necessary training and have been certified by
    • A. 

      Egress quality assurance personnel

    • B. 

      An egress element supervisor

    • C. 

      An egress journeyman

    • D. 

      Their shop supervisor

  • 2. 
    The normal recission date for an Urgent action Time Compliance Technical Order (TCTO) is
    • A. 

      6 months

    • B. 

      18 months

    • C. 

      3 months

    • D. 

      12 months

  • 3. 
    Who does the Air Force hold responsible and accountable for mission results?
    • A. 

      Wing commanders

    • B. 

      Squadron commanders

    • C. 

      Base commanders

    • D. 

      Group commanders

  • 4. 
    The F-16 canopy inspection is performed every 36 monts and
    • A. 

      During every phased inspection

    • B. 

      Whenever the canopy is in the shop

    • C. 

      As directed by local operating instructions

    • D. 

      Every time it is disconnected from the aircraft

  • 5. 
    What color tag will be attached to an item that is unserviceable (condemned)?
    • A. 

      Green

    • B. 

      Yellow

    • C. 

      Brown

    • D. 

      Red

  • 6. 
    How often does supply check bench stock levels?
    • A. 

      Weekly

    • B. 

      Twice monthly

    • C. 

      Either 30 or 60 days

    • D. 

      Every month

  • 7. 
    What are the components included in a basic electrical circuit?
    • A. 

      Power source, ground, component or unit of resistance, conductor

    • B. 

      Power source, protective devices, controlling device, component or unit of resistance, conductor

    • C. 

      Ground, protective devices, power source, controlling device

    • D. 

      Ground, battery, controlling device, component or unit of resistance

  • 8. 
    Most hacksaws have adjustable frames and hold blades ranging in length from
    • A. 

      10 to 20 inches

    • B. 

      6 to 14 inches

    • C. 

      8 to 16 inches

    • D. 

      10 to 16 inches

  • 9. 
    What is the primary cause of foreign object damage (FOD)?
    • A. 

      Normal wear and tear

    • B. 

      High windes or heavy rain blowing or washing trash onto runways

    • C. 

      Personnel with poor housekeeping habits in the work area

    • D. 

      Loose gravel

  • 10. 
    What are the three methods used to place initiators into groups?
    • A. 

      Method of actuation, size, and type of cartridge

    • B. 

      Color of housing, ballistic capability, and size

    • C. 

      Explosive class, method of actuation, and type of cartridge

    • D. 

      Explosive class, method of actuation, and size

  • 11. 
    The environmental sensor transducers used on ACES II seats, receive their airspeed input through
    • A. 

      Signals from the recovery sequencer

    • B. 

      Static ports only

    • C. 

      Pitot tubes and static ports

    • D. 

      Pitot tubes only

  • 12. 
    Which condition tells you the canopy explosive system has been fired and the seat can be ejected from an F-15 aircraft?
    • A. 

      Fired warning indicator

    • B. 

      The position of the top latch mechanism

    • C. 

      A visible red strip on the trip rod

    • D. 

      Recovery sequencer expended dot

  • 13. 
    How many recovery sequence modes does the F-16 ejection seat have and what does selection of a particular mode depend on?
    • A. 

      Three; altitude and airspeed at the time of ejection

    • B. 

      Five; position of the ejection mode selector valve

    • C. 

      Four; altitude and airspeed during post ejection

    • D. 

      Two; position of the ejection mode selector valve

  • 14. 
    A U-2 pilot ejects from the aircraft. The pilot remains in the seat and falls to an altitude of 15,000 (+/- 1000) feet. At this point, what components will fire and force gas pressure to the lap belt unlatching mechanism, torque tube thruster, and an initiator?
    • A. 

      10.0-second delay initiator

    • B. 

      3.0-second delay initiator

    • C. 

      1.0-second delay initiator

    • D. 

      Aneroid initiators

  • 15. 
    What component is used to retract the seat to the full aft and locked position during an ejection from a B-1B aircraft?
    • A. 

      Carriage load arrestors

    • B. 

      Carriage seat retract thruster

    • C. 

      Vertical seat positioning actuator

    • D. 

      Horizontal seat positioning actuator

  • 16. 
    Which of the following statements best describes the B-2 ejection mode selector?
    • A. 

      A five-position two-port valve that requires a 25-pound lifting force and a 10-pound rotational force

    • B. 

      A two-position five-port valve that requires a 25-pound lifting force and a 10-pound rotational force

    • C. 

      A two-posistion five port valve that requires a 10-pound lifting force and a 25-pound rotational force

    • D. 

      A five-position two-port valve that requires a 10-pound lifting force and a 25-pound rotational force

  • 17. 
    Which item serves as the sequencing initiator for the hatch and seat systems on the B-52 upward ejection system?
    • A. 

      CSPPI

    • B. 

      Arming

    • C. 

      M5A2

    • D. 

      M3A2

  • 18. 
    Why is it important that you ensure the hoist is positioned along the centerline of the F-16's canopy during removal or installation?
    • A. 

      To prevent binding or misalignment

    • B. 

      To prevent damage to the Canopy Actuator Release Bolt

    • C. 

      To prevent gouging or scratching the bubble

    • D. 

      So the adapters can be removed more easily

  • 19. 
    Where is the M53 booster initiator located on the A-10 aircraft?
    • A. 

      Left console

    • B. 

      Behind the seat rails?

    • C. 

      Aft cockpit bulkhead

    • D. 

      Right console

  • 20. 
    Machinist peen hammers are classified by
    • A. 

      Overall weight

    • B. 

      Size

    • C. 

      The length of the handle

    • D. 

      The weight of material used to construct the hammer head

  • 21. 
    The power that may be obtained from the A/M32A-60 gas turbine generator set is
    • A. 

      AC and DC electrical, and high-pressure low-volume pneumatic

    • B. 

      AC and DC electrical, and high-volume low-pressure pneumatic

    • C. 

      DC electrical and low-volume high-pressure pneumatic

    • D. 

      AC electrical and high-volume low-pressure pneumatic only

  • 22. 
    When using the ball peen hammer, grip the handle of the hammer
    • A. 

      Wherever you feel comfortable

    • B. 

      Near the end

    • C. 

      Near the head

    • D. 

      In the middle

  • 23. 
    To determine the policies and procedures for ordering and establishing the TO requirements for your shop, you would consult TO
    • A. 

      00-5-2

    • B. 

      1-1A-14

    • C. 

      00-5-1

    • D. 

      1-1A-8

  • 24. 
    The greatest safety hazard in an aircraft cockpit comes from the
    • A. 

      Flight controls

    • B. 

      Instrument panel

    • C. 

      Canopy actuator

    • D. 

      Canopy and seat ejection systems

  • 25. 
    What squadron performs all staff-related functions required for the efficient completion of the Operations Group mission?
    • A. 

      Logistics Readiness Squadron (LRS)

    • B. 

      Operations Support Squadron (OSS)

    • C. 

      Logistics Support Squadron (LSS)

    • D. 

      Maintenance Operations Squadron (MOS)