Questions tagged [separation]

Questions regarding the distance separating aircraft during flight.

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How did lateral and longitudinal separation minima evolve?

What is the evolution in time of lateral and longitudinal separation minima?
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Diversions because of fog: What are the reasons?

It's fog season again around my local airport MUC (EDDM), and I have noticed a number of diversions recently. Some planes were holding a bit before attempting to land, performed a go around and then ...
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Does airbrake reduce or increase static pressure downstream of it?

When airbrake is down, flow is fully attached on upper surface, when airbrake lift up flow separate. Is static pressure at point 2 and 3 now lower or higher compare when airbrake is down? CFD video ...
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