Study Materials

Here are downloadable versions of tests and links to reference materials. You can complete the tests anywhere you like, not just at the club!

Blank Answer Sheet

Annual Standardization Exam

Complete both:

  1. AFSVA/SVPAR Annual Standardization Exam (1 Feb 2015)
  2. KAFB Supplementary Questions 36-50 (1 Feb 2015)

References, in order of appearance in test:

Annual Instrument Exam (1 Aug 2019)

  • U.S. Terminal Procedures Publications (issued every 56 days)
  • FAA-H-8083-15B Instrument Flying Handbook (2012)
  • AFH 11-203 vol 1 Air Force Handbook 11-203 Volume 1, Weather for Aircrews (12 Jan 2012)
  • AFH 11-203 vol 2 Air Force Handbook 11-203 Volume 2, Weather for Aircrews – Products and Services (13 Aug 2015)
  • AC 00-45H Aviation Weather Services, Change 1 (8 Jan 2018)
  • 14 CFR Part 91 General Operating and Flight Rules
  • FLIP publications are generally unavailable online, but the information may be found in other online documents.
    • FLIP General Planning (issued every 32 weeks)
    • FLIP Flight Information Handbook (unavailable online)
    • FLIP Terminal IAPs (unavailable online)
  • Enroute Charts (various, for example
  • AIM Aeronautical Information Manual
  • FAA-H-8083-25 Pilot’s Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge (PHAK)
  • AFMAN 34-152 Air Force Aero Club Operations (5 Jun 2019)

Annual CFI Exam  (1 May 2009)

  • FAA-H-8083-9A Aviation Instructor’s Handbook (pdf)
  • 14 CFR Part 61 Certification: Pilots, Flight Instructors, and Ground Instructors
  • 14 CFR Part 91 General Operating and Flight Rules
  • FAA-H-8083-3A Airplane Flying Handbook
  • FAA AC 60-22 Aeronautical Decision Making
  • AIM Aeronautical Information Manual
  • AFI 34-117 Air Force Aero Club Program (1 Oct 2014)
    • (supersedes AFMAN 34-232 and AFI 34-217)

T-41C Aircraft Qualification Exam (undated)

Cessna 182Q Aircraft Qualification Exam (undated)

Cessna 182RG Aircraft Qualification Exam (undated)

(Many thanks to an alert reader and Red Sky Ventures for the 182RG manual)

Night Operations Test (undated)

Mountain Flying Test (undated)

  • Mountain Flying website by Sparky Imeson (1945-2009) covers much of the material that’s in his High Mountain Flying videotape
  • Mountain Flying course by AOPA

Additional material

  • Dropbox Lots of useful planning material.  An account is not required.
  • Flight Schedule Pro Links to frequently used web resources such as flight planning and weather.  Select the “Links” from the menu on the left side of the page after you log in.