B-777 Warnings

  1. What is the TCAS symbol for PROXIMATE traffic?
    A filled white diamond
  2. What is the TCAS symbol for "OTHER" traffic?
    Ahollow white diamond
  3. What is the function of the Attitude indicato during a TCAS resolution advisory (RA)
    The RED area is the pitch area to avoid
  4. What does the filled red square traffic symbol represent on TCAS?
    Resolution Advisory
  5. What does a solid amber or yellow circle represent on the TCAS?
    A traffic advisory.
  6. What GPWS alert would indicate an excessive and severe descent rate?
    "SINK RATE"
  7. Which alerts are inhibited by pushing the GRND PROX GEAR OVRD switch (OVRD is visible)?
    "TOO LOW GEAR", AND "CONFIG GEAR"
  8. What color displays on the ND when a look-ahead terrain warning alert is occuring?
    SOLID RED!
  9. What displays on the ND when a look-ahead terrain caution alert is occuring?
    TERRAIN (amber)
  10. When will the GPWS Terrain Warning System activate a Warning alert?
    20-30 seconds prior to projected impact
  11. When will the GPWS Terrain Warning System activate a CAUTION alert?
    40-60 seconds prior to impact
  12. What condition causes the EICAS alert message ALTITUDE ALERT to display?
    200' deviations from the selected altitude on the MCP
  13. The master warning lights and siren begin inhibit at V and end at 400' radio altitude or 25 seconds after the inhibit began, whichever occurs first (T or F?)
    TRUE
  14. What is the meaning of the EICAS warning message CONFIG GEAR  ?
    The landing gear is NOT extended for landing...
  15. What is the meaning of the EICAS warning message OVERSPEED  ?
    The airspeed is greater than Vmo or Mmo
  16. an EICAS Advisory is indented one space and is the lowest priority alert message.  (T or F?)
    TRUE
  17. What color are Advisory Messages?
    AMBER
  18. TCAS Proximate Traffic is when ____.
    aircraft is not classified as TA or RA, but is within 6 miles and 1200 feet vertically
  19. TCAS provides traffic avoidance for ____.
    transponder equipped aircraft only
  20. The Flight Warning System Status cue is inhibited from the beginning of engine start until 30 minutes after lift-off.  (T or F?)
    TRUE
  21. The primary way of alerting the crew to non-normal conditions is/are the ____.
    EICAS alert messages
  22. The term "Takeoff Warning Inhibits between V1 and 400 feet" means that _____________.
    only the aural warning and the Master Warning light is inhibited
  23. The landing configuration warning occurs with _____________.
    gear not down and locked with flaps 25 or 30
  24. What color displays on the ND when a look-ahead terrain warning alert is occurring?
    Solid Red
  25. Which alerts are inhibited by pushing the GRND PROX GEAR OVRD switch (OVRD visible)?
    TOO LOW GEAR, CONFIG GEAR.
  26. Select the true statement regarding Advisory messages.

    a. Lowest priority alert message.

    b.  Displayed in amber and indented one space.

    c.  Can be cancelled by pushing the CANC/RCL switch.

    d.  All of the above.
    d.  All of the above.
  27. What GPWS alert would indicate an excessive and severe descent rate?
    "SINK RATE"
  28. EICAS Memo messages are crew reminders of certain flight crew selected normal conditions.
    (T or F)
    TRUE
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david130
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Card Set
B-777 Warnings
Description
Warning systems
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