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Aviation Vocabulary Crossword

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an aircraft which is not powered but instead glides on air glider
between or among continents intercontinental
powered flying vehicle, fixed wings, weighs more than air it displaces airplane
lift from one or morsels of revolving overhead rotors helicopter
compartment for the pilot in the aircraft cockpit
escape from aircraft by being explosively propelled out eject
process of finding ones location and planning a route navigation
revolving shaft with blades propeller
protect from danger, risk, or injury safety
become airborne takeoff
coming or bringing to land landing
horizontal structures on both sides of the plane supporting it in the air wings
two brothers that made first flight in a powered aircraft wrightbrothers
protect eyes from dust, glare, water, etc. goggles
one piece of clothing worn by military pilots flight suit
material that opens up to slow landing parachute

Amelia Earhart Crossword

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What state was Amelia born in? Kansas
What was Amelia's favorite subject in school? Chemistry
What was Amelia's father's name? Edwin
What was Amelia's mother's name? Amy
What was Amelia's sister's name? Muriel
Where did she plan to end her around the world trip? Howland Island
Who did she partner with the whole time of her around the world trip? Noonan
Half of the time she partnered with? Paul Mantz
What color was the plane she bought after earning her pilot license? yellow
Why did the family move often? work
How did she earn the money to pay for her pilot license? work hard

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Amelia Earhart Crossword

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Famous for being a pilot
Color of her first airplane yellow
Name of her first airplane The Canery
She was born in what state Kansas
___________ was her agent and husband George Putman
In 1915 she graduated from high school
She found her passion for aviation during what war World War I
She was the aviation editor of what magazine Cosmopolitan
The (what number)__________ woman to be issued a pilots license from the FAI sixteenth
The (what number) _________ woman to own her own aviation company first
______________ was her navigator on her last flight Fred Noonan
In December 1921 she passed her ________ test flight
What island was she trying to land on before she disappeared Howland

Amelia Earhart Crossword

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Name of Amelia's first plane The Canary
Amelia and her sister ______ lived in Chicago during her high school years Muriel
Amelia Earhart went to _____ ______ High School Hyde Park
Which university did she attend for one year? Columbia University
Neta Snook ranked which place in a race against 40 other men? 5th
Who taught Amelia Earhart how to fly? Anita Snook
Which island was Earhart expected to land on during her trip to circumnavigate the Earth? Howland Island
When did Earhart dissapear? Nineteen thirty-seven
What city was Amelia born in? Atchison
What did Amelia Earhart become the Vice President of? National Airways
Who presented Amelia the Gold Medal from National Geographic Society? President Hoover
Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly over what ocean? The Atlantic Ocean
Amelia Earhart was the first woman to be awarded what? Distinguished Flying Cross

Aviation Crossword

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What is the instrument that shows the speed of the airplane? airspeed indicator
A collection of instruments critical for the operation of the airplane: instrument panel
What instrument shows how high the airplane is flying? altimeter
The instrument that shows when the airplane is level, banked, climbing or descending: attitude indicator
The instrument that shows how fast the airplane climbs or descends vertical speed indicator
A navigational instrument used by pilots to determine direction: heading indicator
What turns on the airplane? start switch
What instrument shows engine speed? tachometer
What is the control that changes the engine speed? throttle
An upward force that acts against gravity because of low air pressure created above the surface of an airplane's wing is? lift
What force pulls downward on the plane? gravity
A force created by the engine, that gives the airplane forward motion: thrust
This force will slow the forward movement of an airplane through the air: drag
As the speed of moving air increases, the air pressure decreases: Bernoulli's Principle
The moving of the nose up or down is? Pitch
This is controlled by moving the ailerons, resulting in one wing going up and the other down: bank
The steering of the nose either left or right: yaw
What is the maneuver in which the airplane's nose is up slightly, speed is decreased for landing, and the aircraft is positioned for touchdown: flare
Nautical miles per hour: knots
To follow a course to reach a destination: navigate
To slowly drive the plane on the ground is called? taxi
How far ahead the pilot can see is called? visibility
What is the highest altitude the airplane is capable of flying called? ceiling
What are the moving parts of the horizontal tail that pitch the airplane nose up or down? elevators
What are the moving panels near each wing tip that bank or roll the plane? ailerons