AOPA Pilot Magazine - August 2021 - 41

AVIATION
HEADSETS
PORTABLE
INTERCOMS
S-20 Headset
Test Pilot /
BY BARRY SCHIFF
1 What is the difference
between a dirigible and an
airship?
2 True or false? Cessna built
a Seneca before Piper did,
and Piper built a Skyhawk
before Cessna did.
3 From reader John
Schmidt: The first U.S. city
to be bombed from the air
was
A. El Paso, Texas.
B. San Francisco,
California.
C. Tulsa, Oklahoma.
D. Yuma, Arizona.
4 A pilot departs the
Coleman A. Young Municipal
Airport in Detroit, Michigan,
and heads due south on a
long-distance flight. What is
the first foreign country over
which he will fly?
5 Why did the carrier-based
Mitsubishi A6M3-22 Zero
have such small folding
wing tips while U.S. Navy
fighters had much more of
their wings fold up or aft to
accommodate more aircraft
on the cramped deck of a
carrier?
6 What aerobatic maneuver
did the Rutan Model 76
Voyager perform during its
historic, nonstop, unrefueled
1986 flight around the
world?
7 From reader Bruce
Curtis: True or false? During
World War II, Nazi Germany
built and flew a four-engine,
turbojet-powered bomber
with fixed landing gear and
wheel pants.
8 The first commercial
jetliner to be intentionally
flown faster than Mach 1.0,
the speed of sound, was a
A. Boeing 707.
B. Convair 990.
C. Douglas DC-8.
D. No commercial jetliner
ever did this.
Answers on p. 48
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AOPA PILOT / August 2021
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JOHN UELAND
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