Aviation questions This is a list of recently added questions about aviation. Play aviation quiz and see all the questions. What was the name of the Red Baron's plane?Fokker Dr. I. Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen, also known as the "Red Baron", was a German fighter pilot during World War I. He is considered the ace-of-aces of the war, being officially credited with 80 air combat victories. The Fokker Dr I it became famous as the aircraft in which Manfred von Richthofen gained his last 19 victories, and in which he was killed on 21 April 1918.Created by: Tschuka very hard 35% Fokker Dr. IFokker Dr. I445Junkers J. IJunkers J. I264Hansa Brandenburg B. I.Hansa Brandenburg B. I.175Messerschmitt 110Messerschmitt 110381airplanes riddles » How long does the longest cruise flight take?About 17 hours. The flight between Qatar-New Zealand takes 16 hours and 20 minutes. It is currently the longest passenger flight in the world, operated by Qatar Airways.Created by: Tschuka average 65% About 10 hoursAbout 10 hours16About 13 hoursAbout 13 hours78About 17 hoursAbout 17 hours637About 22 hoursAbout 22 hours249airlines riddles » What is the name of the airplane visible in the picture?Tupolev Tu-144. The Tupolev Tu-144 is a retired jet airliner and commercial supersonic transport aircraft (SST). The prototype first flew on 31 December 1968 near Moscow, two months before the first flight of the Concorde. The Tu-144 first went supersonic on 5 June 1969, and on 26 May 1970 became the first commercial transport to exceed Mach 2. Created by: Tschuka very hard 36% Tupolev Tu-144Tupolev Tu-144334ConcordeConcorde408Boeing 707Boeing 70787De Havilland CometDe Havilland Comet76 Which airline is the largest by the number of passengers?Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE: DAL), commonly referred to as Delta, is a major American airline, with its headquarters and largest hub at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2013, Delta Air Lines was the world's largest airline in terms of scheduled passengers carried (120.6 million).Created by: Tschuka very hard 21% EmiratesEmirates351RyanairRyanair137Lufthansa GroupLufthansa Group175Delta Air LinesDelta Air Lines185planes riddles » The typical speed of Boeing 777-300ER on the way from Warsaw to New York is 916 km/h. On its way back it reaches 1140 km/h. How is it possible?Jet stream helps. The location of the jet stream is extremely important for aviation. Commercial use of the jet stream began on 18 November 1952, when Pan Am flew from Tokyo to Honolulu at an altitude of 7,600 metres, cutting the trip time by over one-third.Created by: Ninjaihard 53% it flies at higher altitudeit flies at higher altitude1654jet stream helpsjet stream helps6644air convection helpsair convection helps3064plane is lighter on way backplane is lighter on way back1003meteorology riddles » What is the busiest airport in the world? (by number of passengers)Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Hartsfield–Jackson, is an international airport located 11 km south of Atlanta's central business district, in the U.S. state of Georgia. In 2012 it was the busiest airport in the world accommodating 100 million passengers (more than 260,000 passengers daily) and 950,119 flights.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 25% London HeathrowLondon Heathrow662Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International AirportHartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport533Beijing Capital International AirportBeijing Capital International Airport310Dubai International AirportDubai International Airport604geography riddles » What was the name of the first and only Soviet space shuttle?Buran (Snowstorm or Blizzard) was the first spaceplane to be produced as part of the Soviet Buran programme. OK-1K1 completed one unmanned spaceflight in 1988, and was destroyed in 2002 It remains the only Soviet reusable spacecraft to be launched into space. Created by: Tschuka very hard 27% UralUral630BuranBuran892GagarinGagarin680BaikalBaikal997technical riddles » How did Amelia Earhart die?Plane crash over the Pacific Ocean. Amelia Mary Earhart was an American aviation pioneer and the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. In 1937 she tried to fly around the world but after 40 days the contact with her aircraft was lost. Most likely she crashed somewhere over the Marshall Islands.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 30% plane crash over the Pacific Oceanplane crash over the Pacific Ocean1067plane crash over the Adriatic Seaplane crash over the Adriatic Sea336plane crash over the Atlantic Oceanplane crash over the Atlantic Ocean1065car racing accidentcar racing accident1000history of aviation riddles » What is the longest an heaviest aircraft ever built?Antonov An-225 Mriya. The Antonov An-225 Mriya is a strategic airlift cargo aircraft that was designed by the Antonov Design Bureau in the the Soviet Union during the 80's. It is powered by six turbofan engines and is the longest and heaviest aircraft ever built, with a maximum takeoff weight of 640 tonnes.Created by: Ninjaihard 51% Airbus A380Airbus A3801274Antonov An-225 MriyaAntonov An-225 Mriya2540Boeing 747Boeing 747293Antonov An-124 RuslanAntonov An-124 Ruslan813technology riddles » What is typically the colour of a flight recorder, commonly known as a black box?Orange. Although it is called the black box, it is actually orange, to make it easier to find in case of accident. The black box was designed by an Australian engineer David Warren.Created by: Ninjaihard 59% blackblack75yellowyellow73whitewhite80orangeorange330science riddles » Play aviation quiz and see all the questions.