Lateral Separation Quiz

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Lateral Separation Quiz


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  • 1. 
    What three ways does lateral separation exist?
    • A. 

      When an aircraft is on different airways or routes whose widths or protected airspace do not overlap.

    • B. 

      When an aircraft is below 18,000, proceed to and report over or hold at different geographical locations determined visually or by reference to NAVAID

    • C. 

      When an aircraft is to hold over different fixes whose holding pattern airspace areas do not overlap each other or other airspace to be protected

    • D. 

      When departing aircraft fly specified headings which diverge by at least 45 degrees.

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    Using the degree divergence chart, how much separation is needed when aircrafts below FL 180 and are on routes that diverge by 25°?
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      13

  • 3. 
    Using the degree divergence chart, how far must be when they are below FL 180 and on course that diverge by 45°?
    • A. 

      5 miles

    • B. 

      11 miles

    • C. 

      7 miles

    • D. 

      8 miles

  • 4. 
    If an aircraft is flying around a plane holding position. How far must his arc be from the planes pattern when the planes are 35 NM from a NAVAID?
    • A. 

      10 miles

    • B. 

      7 miles

    • C. 

      5 miles

    • D. 

      2 miles

  • 5. 
    If an aircraft is 30 miles away from a NAVAID and is holding position, how much separation should another aircraft have if they wanted to fly around?
    • A. 

      10 miles

    • B. 

      15 miles

    • C. 

      20 miles

    • D. 

      5 miles