A Crafty Aircraft Quiz.

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Will you fly high or stall?

Top Gear: In 2011 a Robinson R22 helicopter landed on a moving car driven by Jeremy Clarkson. What car was he driving?

  • Land Rover Discovery
  • Toyota Land Cruiser
  • Skoda Yeti

In the James Bond movie You Only Live Twice, what was the name of the autogyro?

  • AG-007
  • Little Nellie
  • Little Wasp

Which car company made this trimotor aeroplane between 1925 and 1933?

  • General Motors
  • Cadillac
  • Ford

During WWI, which aircraft did 'The Red Baron' fly before he got his famous Fokker Triplane?

  • Albatros
  • Condor
  • Nieuport

What was the configuration of the Rolls-Royce Merlin engine in the Spitfire?

  • Turbocharged V8
  • Supercharged V12
  • Fuel-injected in-line 6

This Lockheed high-altitude reconnaissance aircraft shares it's name with which musical band?

  • U2
  • UB-40
  • OMD

Identify this WWII fighter aircraft.

  • Grumman Hellcat
  • Curtiss P40 Warhawk
  • Focke-Wulf 190

In the 1986 movie Top Gun, what aircraft did LT. Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell fly?

  • F-14 Tomcat
  • F-22 Raptor
  • V-22 Osprey

The subject of a song by Swedish band Sabaton, who flew these Russian Polikarpov PO-2 planes during World War Two?

  • The Aces In Exile
  • The Winged Hussars
  • The Night Witches

In 1996, a Concorde made the fastest transatlantic airliner flight from London to New York. How long did it take?

  • 4 hours 32 minutes
  • 3 hours 45 minutes
  • 2 hours 52 minutes

In 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly non-stop across the Atlantic Ocean. Where did she land?

  • Northern Ireland
  • Northern Scotland
  • Northern France

What car was used in Henry Smolinski's failed attempt to create a flying car known as the Mizar?

  • AMC Pacer
  • Ford Pinto
  • Honda Civic

How many parts make up a Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet?

  • Two Million
  • Four Million
  • Six Million

Who was the founder of the aircraft company that made this two-stroke KR200 microcar?

  • Henry Heinkel
  • Willy Messerschmitt
  • Claudius Dornier

Identify this aircraft.

  • Handley Page Hampton
  • Heinkel He 111
  • Bristol Blenheim

In the 2012 movie Red Tails, which aircraft do the Tuskegee airmen fly?

  • Hawker Hurricane
  • Grumman Hellcat
  • P-51 Mustang

Which actor appears in the Foo Fighters music video 'Learn to Fly'?

  • Dwayne Johnson
  • Kevin Hart
  • Jack Black

What speed can the Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird achieve during level flight?

  • 1794 mph / 2887 kph
  • 1975 mph / 3178 kph
  • 2193 mph / 3529 kph

Identify this aircraft.

  • Junkers JU 87
  • Hispano Aviacion HA-1112
  • Focke-Wulf Fw 200

What type of jet did Jeremy Clarkson buy to display at his house?

  • Lightning
  • Tornado
  • Harrier

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