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

When starting your engine, you restrain the model and then, do you:
From the BMFA's "Think S.W.E.E.T.S" what do the 2 "E" represent?
You have broken the propeller on your model and the diameter of your only spare one is 2 inches too big. Do you:-
Why is it important to ensure your aerial is clean? (Select all that apply)
Be S.M.A.R.T. with your transmitter. In the S.M.A.R.T Acronym, what does the S stand for?
After taking off, your first turn should be?
On arrival at your flying site what checks should you do on your model? (Select all that apply)
When flying at a new location, do you
After a particularly heavy landing, do you:
What sort of material should be used for jettisonable ballast?