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34 votes
2 answers
9k views

Starting on the left magneto only - why?

27 votes
3 answers
12k views

Why has the 777x been designed with folding wingtips?

25 votes
5 answers
16k views

Why is "runway behind you" useless?

20 votes
3 answers
10k views

Why cycle the magnetos before engine shutdown?

16 votes
6 answers
4k views

What is the chime that can be heard roughly 30 seconds after takeoff?

14 votes
1 answer
2k views

How do I renew/revalidate my lapsed JAR PPL?

13 votes
2 answers
895 views

Are emergency actions an appropriate part of a captain's briefing in a light aircraft?

11 votes
1 answer
350 views

Do any airlines publish their policy on CRM / Do Not Pair?

11 votes
1 answer
514 views

What is the purpose of the second wifi network on board (some?) B787 aircraft?

11 votes
2 answers
3k views

Do glider pilots require normal headsets?

10 votes
3 answers
7k views

Can small children be seated away from their parents/guardians on a flight? [closed]

10 votes
1 answer
20k views

What are RVP signs?

8 votes
1 answer
332 views

Which en-route services are available to UK GA pilots?

7 votes
1 answer
3k views

What is the origin of the term "Tyro" for inexperienced pilots?

7 votes
1 answer
1k views

Why was my Exhaust Gas Temperature considerably lower than usual?

6 votes
1 answer
938 views

Is Flight Following in the USA directly equivalent to Basic Service in the UK?

6 votes
2 answers
1k views

What are the different variants of ILS intrumentation?

4 votes
2 answers
2k views

What does the Emergency Avionics switch do?

4 votes
1 answer
557 views

Why did the Soviets not make radio contact with Korean 007?