Although the miracle of human flight has become commonplace, misinformation and rumors abound about airplanes and air travel. And, what's more, most passengers don't realize some of the amazing features of today's airplanes. What causes turbulence? And what's the story on fuel dumping? Do you, dear frequent flyer, think you can tackle our quiz?
Question 1 of 10
What is the vision requirement to becoming an airline pilot?
Question 2 of 10
Which of the following statements about turbulence is true?
Question 3 of 10
What causes turbulence?
Question 4 of 10
When does an airplane dump fuel?
Question 5 of 10
Approximately how heavy is the fuel in a Boeing 747 when it's filled up to maximum capacity?
Question 6 of 10
What kind of mileage does a Boeing 747 get during flight?
Question 7 of 10
When do pilots typically engage the autopilot function?
Question 8 of 10
What are the cloudy contrails that spew out of a plane's jet engines made up of?
Question 9 of 10
If a door were to come open in mid-flight, would things and people can get sucked out of the airplane?
Question 10 of 10