Fixed Wing A certificate and BPC Quiz

This quiz is based on the type of questions you may be asked when being assessed for the Fixed Wing A Certificate and also the Fixed Wing Basic Proficiency Certificate and is simply an aid to help you prepare for taking the test.

10 questions will be selected at random from the bank of available questions. We will be adding to the question bank over time so do keep checking back and try again.

Please remember that your examiner  will not be giving you multiple choice questions and may ask questions that do not appear in this quiz.

Don’t forget to give the Quiz based on the 20 Mandatory questions, of which you will be asked 5 a go! See

Welcome to your Fixed Wing A & BPC Test Quiz

If you fit your propeller backwards (the wrong way round) what will happen?
You have broken your propeller.  Do you:
When starting your engine, you restrain the model and then, do you:
After taking off, your first turn should be?
When flying at a new location, do you
Whilst flying your model, it occasionally, and mysteriously, goes into failsafe when it is beyond about 500 yards away.

As a solution, do you:
When using 2.4GHz equipment, if the aircraft has a carbon fibre fuselage problems may be experienced unless
What type of propeller would you not use? Select all that apply.
From the BMFA's "Think S.W.E.E.T.S" what does the "W" represent?
You are just about to take off when you notice someone walking their dog 200 yards upwind of your runway. Do you:-