Municipal Corporation and Nagar Panchayat Re-Exam (Jan/Feb 2018)
Expected Questions of General Knowledge/ General Awareness (Part-1)
Q-1 Directorate General of Civil Aviation allowed which aircraft to be used for civilians? This is 19-seater aircraft and till now it has been used by the defence forces.
Ans. Dornier 228
Q-2 Conference of all Commanders of Eastern Air Command held at which place?
Ans. Shillong in Meghalaya
Q-3 First women officers who have been inducted as a pilot in the Indian Navy for the first time.
Ans. Shubhangi Swaroop (Uttar Pardesh)
Astha Segal (New Delhi)
Sakthi Maya S (Kerala)
Roopa A (Puducherry)
Q-4 India recently test-fired itPart-1s indigenously developed a supersonic interceptor missile, capable of destroying any incoming ballistic missile at low altitude what is the name of this missile?
Ans. Advanced Air Defence (AAD)
Q-5 What is AKASH?
Ans. Surface to Air Missile
Q-6 What is SAAW (Smart Anti Airfield Weapon)?
Ans. It is a Glide bomb
Q-7 What is Nirbhay?
Ans. Long range sub-sonic cruise missile.
Q-8 Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman commissioned an indigeneously built anti-submarine warfare stealth into Indian Navy. What is its name?
Ans. INS Kiltan
Q-9 Name the Indian Indigenously developed third generation anti tank guided missile successfully flight tested by DRDO in deserts of Rajasthan?
Q-10 What is Astra?
Ans. Indian beyond visual range air to air missile
Q-11 What is INS Kalvari?
Q-12 The largest joint aerial drill between South Korea and USA is named?
Ans. Vigilant Ace
Q-13 UAE Armed forces along with UK, US and French armies are participating in joint execises in Abu Dhabi. The drill code is named as ?
Q-14 Which country launched worlds largest nuclear powered ice breaker ship in the resource rich terrian of arctic.
Q-15 The training exercise “Prabal Dostyk 2017” is Among which two Countries?
Ans. Indian Army and Kazakhstan Army