by Fred J. Calfior and Douglas W. Miller
1) When abeam the “TOLL PLAZA”, turn towards “SUNOL GOLF COURSE”
2) Climb to “3000” feet
3) Doug Miller and Fred Calfior are both flying BD-10J homebuilt jets at 600 knots head-on! They are 10 nautical miles from each other. How long before they meet? (Near miss!)
What scale is the “VFR Sectional Aeronautical Chart” drawn to?
If your answer is “1:500,000”, go to the AirLeg determined by
your answer above in seconds, minus the middle number of the
field elevation at Livermore airport.
If your answer is “1:1,000,000”, go to the AirLeg determined by your
answer above in seconds, added to 1 more than the number
shown for the Class B floor over Half Moon Bay.
If your answer is “1:250,000”, go to the AirLeg determined by your
answer above in minutes, multiplied by [the above answer in
seconds times three].