The following mnemonic may help: MTMT NIP QP.

Mayday mayday mayday Their callsign (as in ATCATC —Air Traffic Control) My callsign Type (of aircraft) Nature of emergency Intentions Position Qualifications (eg CPLCPL —Commercial Pilot\'s Licence). This is UK only. POB (Persons on board) or any other information

The question may be given to you either as a direct "what order" or asking you to put components of a mayday call in order. For either, the above method will work.

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