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What is the purpose of the fuel pumps in the A320?

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Can TCAS and GPWS work at the same time?

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What is this three-engine beauty?

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How to determine the base of stratus clouds? [closed]

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While descending some pilots put local pressure long before reaching transition level?

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Do airlines record the plane roll, yaw, pitch angles during a landing? (eg every 100 milliseconds)

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US NOTAM Office disclaims foreign NOTAM accuracy or completeness?

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Where would you smell the extensive use of cigarettes in the cockpit of an A321? [closed]

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Why isn't Yamaha EPeX300Ti more popular in aviation?

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LVO Operation Airbus 320

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Why would the U2 descend more quickly with its engine on than off?

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What happened to the engines on takeoff here (loud popping sound then silence)

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Introduction to aircraft performance [closed]

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Why does the torque curve of free shaft gas turbines keep gradually dropping as RPMs increase?

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Lifting Line Theory - The general lift distribution

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By what parameters can a pilot be evaluated after a flight

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In a BVR engagement, would an EA-18G Growler beat a Su-35? [closed]

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What's the meaning of this Slider's question?

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Swapping LIFR and IFR colors

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How to Calculate Duct Pressure of Boeing 747 ECS?

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What is a good flying job with a family friendly schedule? [closed]

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Is pitot and static pressure brought up to cockpit of Antonov 225 for the instruments?

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What are the reasons for not charging parking fees when arrival dellayed? [closed]

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What is a control area? [closed]

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Did the Nazis ever have a pulse jet hovercraft?

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What measures do airliners and fighter jets take to protect the pilots and passengers from cosmic radiation? [duplicate]

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How have aerodynamicists improved transonic wing performance over time?

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61.39 (a)(6)(i) CFI applicant checkride question

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Does arrival delay have two definitions? [closed]

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Are there significant differences between EASA and FAA when teaching jet aircraft performance?

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Using International Standard Pressure and Calibrating with station Humidity

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What are the limits for IFR legal heading indicator and compass?

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By how much can the pressure at the surface qnh local conditions change? [closed]

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How to find accurate civil aviation flight traffic data?


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