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An Aircraft Flight Manual is a book containing the information required to operate the aircraft that is published by the manufacturer of the aircraft.

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What is the difference between low energy warning and alpha floor in A320?

I am always confused between both of these two. I know both signals low speed or high AOA
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What is the meaning of Minimum Flight Weight?

In the Aircraft Flight Manual of the Bombardier CRJ700, the Minimum Flight Weight is listed as 42,000lbs. What is the meaning of Minimum Flight Weight?
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Please explain differences between AFM and FCOM manuals?

What are the key differences between AFM and FCOM and where they will be used?
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What is the difference between a POH and an AFM?

Some aircraft come with a Pilot Operating Handbook and some come with an Aircraft Flight Manual. Why the different name, and is there a difference between them?
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Why would an airplane be approved for ditching?

So, the Learjet 60 that I used to fly has the following limitation: My question, is why would a manufacturer certify an airplane for ditching if it isn't required? The airplane is most likely going ...