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Why don't airports use different radio frequencies/channels for each plane to prevent communications from interfering with each other?

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What type of charts does Jeppesen FD Pro X use?

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How can a non-pilot land a single-engine plane in an emergency?

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Declare DATCOM parameters for a specific UAV Heron

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Which aviation flight computer is Spock using aboard the Enterprise (as a prop)?

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Why doesn't the Coanda effect also pull air from inside the jet / streamline?

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What type of aircraft do Tintin and Captain Haddock use on their way to Peru in "The Seven Crystal Balls"?

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How much fuel can be saved in a half full of passengers plane?

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C-130 supreme propulsion on thought experiments

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Does the infinite focal point in a HUD resulting from the collimation mean the HUD is ALWAYS in focus for the pilot?

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Arinc 429: how to detect the data frame start?

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Is ICL Surgery Approved by DGCA in India?

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Why is this plane flying in circles?

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737 ALT DISAGREE Non-Normal Checklist questions

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First airplane with software?

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"Air Force One" outside of US airspace

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Is there a valid case to do the imposible turn(180)?

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How do I choose Cl during cruise flight with a given MTOM and variable S?

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How did the engines on the ME-262 work? [duplicate]

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Seeking Aviation Project Requirement Documents

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Why can't you hear an aircraft traveling at Mach 0.95 until it passes?

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Shuttle dance bank angle timeline [migrated]

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What is the reason for a taxiway centerline to extend parallel to the runway centerline?

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Why does one airliner fly along the coast and the other doesn't?

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Why do pilots have control of so many functions that seem like they should be always-on? [duplicate]

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Would a plane similar to a Lockheed Cl-1201 that is capable of deploying jets mid-air be practical in modern day military use?

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How Long Will Boeing Keep the 737 in Production? [closed]

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Optimising Continuous Descent Approaches (CDA): Seeking Strategies and Rules of Thumb

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Use of Type V platform for regular Air Cargo Transportation with MB-1 chain set [closed]

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Does anyone know why the Horten Ho 229 V2 crashed?

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Pitch of a glider with altitude

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Can ATC assign speed adjustment to aircraft on final approach course?

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How does one "emergency extend" the right main landing gear of a B-52 Stratofortress?

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Can an F-35 perform a cobra maneuver using its lift fans?

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Do GPS coordinates of a fixed point in space ever change?

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Does air create a high pressure zone once the low pressure zone is filled in? [migrated]

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What is this display for on the Embraer E175?

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How did the sailor survive getting sucked into an engine?

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Which is more efficient, thickening an airfoil or adding a bottom-surface curve?

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Comparing a Flight In Turbulent Conditions At Va And Vb

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I am trying to plot Cp vs x/c graph on MATLAB as an assignment. But I think I am doing something wrong here [closed]

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Temperature change & Altimeter indication

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Does a carbon fiber fuselage suffer wear from pressurization/depressurization?

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Geographical locations of ARINC and SITA ground station

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Can this plane make it to an airport after dual engine failure?

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Why do you pull back on the stick in a forward slip?

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Conundrum about designing a glider relating to coefficient of lift

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Where does FlightAware obtain the filed flight plans under the "Flight Data" section?


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