Straight and Level Brief

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RPC Straight and Level (Brief)

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What is Straight and Level?

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What is positive stability?

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What is our primary reference?

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What is the distance between the nose of the aircraft and the horizon called?

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How would you correct a nose up disturbance?

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How would you correct a disturbance to the right?

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How would you correct a disturbance which puts the aircraft out of balance?

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What instrument is used to determine if we are climbing or descending?

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What additional instrument could be used to determine if we are climbing or descending?

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What instrument will tell us if we are out of balance?

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What does trim do for the pilot?

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If we release the control column and the aircraft pitches down, which way should we trim to correct this?

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A basic, simplified lift formulae is L= V2 x AoA. If we increase our velocity, will our lift increase or decrease?

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If we increase our Angle of Attack, will our lift increase or decrease?

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If we want to maintain level flight, but fly at a slower speed, what needs to happen to our AoA?

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If we want to maintain level flight, but fly at a faster speed, what needs to happen to our AoA?

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