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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

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Aviation Terms Crossword

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The path of aircraft traffic around an airfield, at an established height and direction. At tower-controlled fields the pattern is supervised by radio (or, in non-radio or emergency conditions by red and green light signals) by air traffic controllers. PATTERN
Of the three axes in flight, this specifies the vertical action, the up-and-down movement. Compare ROLL and YAW. (2) The angle of a propeller or rotor blade in relation to its arc; also the distance advanced by a blade in one full rotation. PITCH
A propeller mounted in back of its engine, pushing an aircraft through the air, as opposed to a TRACTOR configuration. PUSHER
Of the three axes in flight, this specifies the action around a central point. Compare PITCH and YAW. ROLL
A heavier-than-air aircraft that depends principally for its support in flight on the lift generated by one or more rotors. Includes helicopters and gyroplanes. ROTORCRAFT
The movable part of a vertical airfoil which controls the YAW of an aircraft; the fixed part being the FIN. RUDDER
A movement of an aircraft in which a relative flow of air moves along the lateral axis, resulting in a sideways movement from a projected flight path, especially a downward slip toward the inside of a banked turn. SIDESLIP
oo shallow a bank in a turn, causing an aircraft to slide outward from its ideal turning path. SKID
A four-digit number dialed into his transponder by a pilot to identify his aircraft to air traffic controllers SQUAWK
A backward inclination of an airfoil from root to tip in a way that causes the leading edge and often the trailing edge to meet relative wind obliquely, as wingforms that are swept back. SWEEPBACK
The driving force of a propeller in the line of its shaft or the forward force produced in reaction to the gases expelled rearward from a jet or rocket engine. Opposite of DRAG. THRUST
A twisting, gyroscopic force acting in opposition to an axis of rotation, such as with a turning propeller; aka Torsion. TORQUE
To land short of a runwway or planned landing spot. Opposite is OVERSHOOT. UNDERSHOOT
A small, stabilizing, rudderlike addition to the tips of a wing to control or employ air movement. WINGLET
The control wheel of an aircraft, akin to a automobile steering wheel. YOKE
Of the three axes in flight, this specifies the side-to-side movement of an aircraft on its vertical axis, as in skewing. Compare PITCH and ROLL. YAW
The shape of any flying surface, but principally a wing, as seen in side-view ("cross-section"). Its characteristics are Center of Pressure (CP), DRAG (CD), LIFT (CL), Lift-Drag Ratio (L/D), and Moment (CM). AIRFOIL
Devised for reasons of clarity in aviation voice radio, this is the current NATO version in global use: ALPHABET
An adjustable aneroid-barometric cockpit instrument used to measure an aircraft's altitude. ALTIMETER
An Air Route Traffic Control Center (ARTCC). CENTER

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Airport Crossword

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A flight that leaves a country and lands in the same country Domestic
A flight that leaves a country and lands in another country International
A place to buy cheap alcohol Dutyfree
Used to get to the plane airbridge
Another word for baggage Luggage
You need this to get out of the country passport
You need this in some countries to get into that country visa
Your checked luggage is taken and you are given your boarding pass checkin
Only passengers are allowed here airside
Public area anyone can be here landside
Carry on luggage is scanned and you are put through screening security
Is the main controller of the plane inflight pilot
Serves you while inflight flightattendant
Different name for type of money currency
Name of airline with the code QF qantas
Planes use this to get to the runway taxiway
Place where you wait before boarding your plane lounge
Show this to staff before getting on to your plane boardingpass
Strip of concrete used to takeoff runway
Building where all people and passengers are processed terminal

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Flight Word Search

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war
yaw
wright brothers
wings
weight
travelling
travel
thrust
streamlined
space
rudder
roll
propulsion
propel
pressure
pitch
mass
lift
hot air balloons
helicopters
gravity
glide
fuselage
four forces of flight
force
flight
expand
elevators
drag
compressed
aviation
airplanes
aircrafts
ailerons
aerodynamics
adaptations

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Avios Word Search

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NCD
Tesco
Shell
Avis
Laithwaites
Combine My Avios
Iberia
Avios
Crawley
Birchwood
Reward Flight
Redemption
Collect
Kulula
Vueling
AerClub
Aer Lingus
Flybe
Reward Flight Saver
Springboard
Amadeus
Flight
American Airlines
British Airways

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World War 2 crossword puzzle

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Who was the leader of Nazi Germany during WW2? Adolf Hitler
Who was the leader of Soviet Russia during WW2? Joseph Stalin
Who was the leader of Italy during WW2? Benito Mussolini
Who was the president of the United States during WW2? Franklin Roosevelt
Who was the leader of Japan during WW2? Hideki Tojo
An iconic American battleship sunk at pearl harbor? Arizona
The genecide againt jews during WW2? Holocaust
Who was the leader of the US 7th army? George Patton
What was refered to as the British air force during WW2? RAF
Who was the desert fox? Erwin Rommel
An attack on this country started WW2? Poland
who was an iconic spokeswomen with the iconic phrase "We can do it!"? Rosie the Riveter
A form of government where the leader has complete power? dictatorship
The US program to build the atomic bomb? Manhattan Project
Which form of government was the Allies (except Russia) trying to defend? Democracy
The abbreviation for women airforce service pilots Wasps
The allied invasion of Normandy June 6th 1944 D-day
The last major German offensive of WW2? Battle of the Bulge
The battle which four japanese aircraft carriers were sunk in the Pacific Ocean? Battle of Midway

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Engineering Careers Crossword

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Original term for flight technology Aeronautical
Designing ways to contain chemicals Biochemical
Designing chemical plants Chemical
Covering many engineering skills like electrical, mechanical, and chemical Design
Study of electrical flows Electrical
properly takes care of air crafts Flight
Study of the earth Geological
Takes care of our AC and heating systems for our homes Heating + Ventilation
Making the plans to build a building Industrial
Jams signals or blocks them Jammer
Classic or basic engineer Kinetic
Operates trains Locomotive
Construction using machines Mechanical
Design nuclear power plants Nuclear
Design oil making machines Oil
Make paper making machines Paper
Make sure an item has good quality Quality
Designs components for a railroad Railroad
Makes sure buildings are structurally strong Stuctural
Design phones and how they transmit voice and data Technology
Responsible for making sure your utilities are available Utilites
Makes medicines stable for animals Veterinarian
Oversees water and sewer treatment Water+Sewer
Designs x-ray machines to view the body X-Ray
Test stress point of material Yield
Design animal habitats Zoologist

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Sydney Airport Word Search

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British Airways
Customs
Landings
Takeoffs
Rest Rooms
Announcements
Emirates
Singapore Airlines
Air Ambulance
Qantas
Noise
Gates
Plane Spotting
International
Air Freight
Terminals
Domestic
Private Jets
Curfew
Cargo
Shopping
Fast Foods
Runways
Radar
Car Park
Trains
Baggage
Arrivals
Departures
Control Tower

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Sydney Airport Word Search

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Noise
Fumes
UPS
Fedex
Botany Bay
A380s
Hanger
Virgin Australia
Lounges
British Airways
Takeoffs
Air Freight
Car Park
Trains
Blue Emu
Curfew
Landings
Emirates
Cargo Terminal
Domestic Terminal
International Terminal
Rydges Hotel
Sheps Mound
Runways
Tempe
Ikea
American Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Qantas A380
Qantas
Arrivals
Radar
Control Tower
Planespotting
Refueling
Shopping
Fast Food
Customs
Passengers
Terminals
Jet Fuel
Departures
Jetstar

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Main Parts of an Airplane Crossword

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A device used for flight in the air Aircraft
A powered flying vehicle with fixed wings and a weight greater than that of air. Airplane
The body of the aircraft, used to carry crew, passengers, and cargo. Fuselage
Controls the roll. Ailerons
Moveable surface used during landing and take off. Flaps
Used to support the aircraft in flight by producing lift. Wings
Refers to the entire tail section of an airplane, and has 3 parts. Empennage
Controls the up and down movement of the aircraft's nose (pitch). Elevator
Attached to the fin, controls the side-to-side movement of an aircraft (yaw). Rudder
Like the tires on a car it supports the landing of the aircraft and used to maneuver. Landing Gear
Created by a propeller or a jet engine. Propulsion

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