Maneuvers Courses and Quizzes


Collision Avoidance

Midair collisions involve about 35 aircraft per year, but you can reduce the chances further by knowing where and when they occur. This 45-minute video includes physiology of the eye, effective scanning techniques, and strategies to use when flying in congested airspace.

Launch video (Broadband - Windows Media Player)

Launch video (Dial-up - Windows Media Player)

This Air Safety Institute video is also available in DVD format through Sporty's Pilot Shop.

Spatial Disorientation

This 35-minute-long video production will introduce you to the many faces of spatial disorientation — an erroneous sense of one's position and motion with respect to the ground — and suggest practical strategies and tactics for coping with it.

Launch video (Broadband - Windows Media Player)

Launch video (Dial-up - Windows Media Player)

This AOPA Air Safety Foundation video is available in DVD format through Sporty's Pilot Shop.

Emergency procedures quiz

Are you prepared for the unexpected? This online quiz will help you to assess your preparedness to handle a variety of in-flight emergencies.

Start quiz

Human factors quiz

Test your knowledge of human factors. This quiz poses questions about a number of scenarios and phenomena that can lead to diminished pilot performance.

Start quiz

Wake turbulence quiz

How sharp is your understanding of wake turbulence? Just exactly what is the proper procedure when you're following a heavy aircraft on approach?

Start quiz

Collision avoidance quiz

Midair collisions account for only a small percentage of accidents, but it's still too many. To avoid them, maintain awareness — whether in the air or on the ground.

Start quiz

Ups and Downs of Takeoffs and Landings quiz

Half of all general aviation accidents occur during takeoff or landing, when many factors affect performance. How many of them do you recognize?

Start quiz

All videos, interactive courses and quizzes courtesy of the Air Safety Institute.


Advertisement

Advertisement