UAG/RPC FAA Exam Update

UAG/RPC FAA Exam Update
March 9, 2017 Comments Off on UAG/RPC FAA Exam Update Instructor's Corner,Training Events Tim Trott

According to information from aviation attorney Jon Rupprecht, the current FAA RPC/UAG exams are based on the following:

I. Regulations 15%– 25%
II. Airspace & Requirements 15% – 25%
III. Weather 11% – 16%
IV. Loading and Performance 7% – 11%
V. Operations 35% – 45%

Area II and Area V will make up 50%-70% of the test.

We understand there are now 63 questions, only 60 of which “count”, but we don’t know which three are “experimental” and are not counted in the final score.

About The Author
Tim Trott Tim Trott is an FDLE certified instructor (#329775), and Certified Remote Pilot. and also passed the FAA Fundamentals of Instruction and Ground School exam and was granted one of the first 400 Section 333 Exemptions. As a writer, Tim has several books and e-books on, including FAA 107 UAG Remote Pilot Study Guide, The Droner's Guide (#15 in its category) and Out of the Blue - The Life and Legend of Kirby 'Sky King' Grant. Many of these courses are available for on-site training through Tim Trott has conducted training courses in Boston, Mass., Texas City and Wichita Falls, Texas, as well as Broward College in Ft. Lauderdale, Valencia Community College in Orlando, Pat Thomas Law Enforcement Academy in Tallahassee, and Gulf Coast Public Service Academy in Panama City, Florida. Between online and on-site training, Tim Trot has trained close to 1,000 students in various aspects of small Umanned Aircraft Systems operation.