Aviation questions This is a list of recently added questions about aviation. Play aviation quiz and see all the questions. How many airports are in London?7. They are: Airport London-Biggin Hill, Airport London-Heathrow, Airport London-City, Airport London-Gatwick, Airport London-Stansted, Airport London-Luton and Airport London-Southend.Created by: Olavery hard 30% 33254443255528977379planes riddles » 17th January 1966 an American plane crashed near the Spanish village of Palomares. What was the valuable cargo?Four thermonuclear bombs. The 1966 Palomares B-52 crash, or the Palomares incident, occurred when a B-52G bomber of the United States Air Force's Strategic Air Command collided with a KC-135 tanker during mid-air refuelling at 31,000 feet (9,450 m) over the Mediterranean Sea. Of the four Mk28-type hydrogen bombs the B-52G carried, three were found on land, and one in the sea. The non-nuclear explosives in two of the weapons detonated upon impact with the ground, resulting in the contamination of a 2-square-kilometer (490-acre) area by plutonium.Created by: RaxonPChard 50% the Olympic team of USthe Olympic team of US2363a collection of Picasso's creationsa collection of Picasso's creations3872John Lennon's bodyJohn Lennon's body1040four thermonuclear bombsfour thermonuclear bombs7420disasters riddles » What is currently the largest passenger airliner?Airbus A380. The Airbus A380 is a double-deck, wide-body, four-engine jet airliner manufactured by the European aircraft company Airbus. It is the world's largest passenger airliner, and the airports at which it operates have upgraded facilities to accommodate it. It was initially named Airbus A3XX and designed to challenge Boeing's monopoly in the large-aircraft market. The A380 made its first flight on 27 April 2005 and entered commercial service in October 2007 with Singapore Airlines.Created by: TotalBellendaverage 65% Airbus A380Airbus A3805521Boeing 747 (Jumbo Jet)Boeing 747 (Jumbo Jet)2261Embraer 170Embraer 170332 McDonnell Douglas DC-10 McDonnell Douglas DC-10319records riddles » Which rock band took its name from a plane?U2. The Lockheed U-2 is an american ultra-high altitude reconnaissance aircraft. It was used for spying mission during the Cold War, flying above the maximum altitude of contemporary Soviet figther planes.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 53% AerosmithAerosmith3542U2U27721Led ZeppelinLed Zeppelin2342AC/DCAC/DC707music riddles » Which planes were used in the "Top Gun" movie?F-14 Tomcat. F-14A Tomcat is a two-seat naval fighter, which was replaced in 2006 by F-18 Hornet. The movie tells a story of young naval aviators aboard the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise. After the film's release, the US Navy stated that the number of young men who joined wanting to be Naval Aviators went up by 500 percent.Created by: Teddyhard 46% F-14 TomcatF-14 Tomcat4700F-15 EagleF-15 Eagle2160F-16 Fighting FalconF-16 Fighting Falcon2470F-18 HornetF-18 Hornet856movies riddles » At what altitude do airliners fly on long-distance flights?Approx 35,000 ft. Airplanes fly at high altitudes because of the reduction in drag, and to get into the jet streams. The Polar Jet stream ranges from 23,000 ft to 40,000 ft. The sub tropical jet stream range from 33,0000 ft to 50,000 ft.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 73% approx 10,000 ftapprox 10,000 ft459approx 20,000 ftapprox 20,000 ft1060approx 35,000 ftapprox 35,000 ft7406approx 50,000 ftapprox 50,000 ft1188technology riddles » Which country continued production of Messerschmitt Bf 109G after the end of World War II?Czechoslovakia. Avia S-99 and Avia S-199 were constructed with parts and plans left over from Luftwaffe aircraft production that had taken place under the country's German occupation during the war. Avia S-199 was the first fighter plane of Israeli Air Force, used during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War - where it met Spitfires on the Egyptian side.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% Soviet UnionSoviet Union3723CzechoslovakiaCzechoslovakia19619GermanyGermany8145PolandPoland749weapons riddles » What is the maximum distance a plane can fly travelling constantly North?20,004 km. Continous travel North must eventually end at the North Pole. So, the maximum distance is half of the Earth's meridional circumference, which can be reached if a plane starts at the South Pole.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 41% 10,002 km10,002 km141220,004 km20,004 km617340,007 km40,007 km2545It can fly endlessly (as long it can)It can fly endlessly (as long it can)4692geometry riddles » In which war did jet aircraft fight each other for the first time?Korean War. For the initial months of the war, the P-80 Shooting Star, F9F Panther, and other jets under the UN flag dominated North Korea's prop-driven air force. The Chinese intervention in late October 1950 brought MiG-15 Fagot to battle, one of the world's most advanced jet fighters. MiGs were often steered by well trained Soviet pilots, so the aerial warfare continued till the end of the war. Created by: Riho Ishiihard 45% World War 2World War 25497First Indochina WarFirst Indochina War1111Korean WarKorean War8085Vietnam WarVietnam War3254wars riddles » Air Force One is the US President's plane. What is Marine One?A helicopter. Marine One is the call sign of any United States Marine Corps aircraft carrying the President of the United States. It usually denotes a helicopter operated by the HMX-1 "Nighthawks" squadron, either the large VH-3D Sea King or the newer, smaller VH-60N "WhiteHawk".Created by: globalquiz.orghard 42% a warshipa warship2216a boata boat688a submarinea submarine1456a helicoptera helicopter3242presidents of the United States riddles » Play aviation quiz and see all the questions.