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28 votes
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What is this F-18 Hornet "air intake" for?

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3 answers
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Why does this shockwave not touch the body that creates it?

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1 answer
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What is this on the aft end of this GEnx engine?

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1 answer
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What are those things on the B747 engine pylons?

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2 answers
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How much thrust is lost due to the bleed air system?

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How is a wing joined to the fuselage?

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2 answers
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What are those in the belly of a 747?

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Why should the leading edge be blunt on low-speed, subsonic airfoils?

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What are these holes in the engine inlet?

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1 answer
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Where do military aircraft carry flares?

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3 answers
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What is a seal in aeronautics?

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2 answers
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What is this tiny slat for?

7 votes
5 answers
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How can an aircraft turn if the horizontal force component is zero?

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1 answer
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What is the teardrop-shaped appendage on the T-6 Texan?

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2 answers
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How are compressor maps drawn?

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What are these parts on the wing of a Boeing 737?

4 votes
1 answer
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When is jet engine thrust maximum?

4 votes
1 answer
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What is the effect of airfoil thickness on aerodynamic lift?

2 votes
1 answer
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What is the purpose of these "stickers" in the F/A-18 Super Hornet fuselage?

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1 answer
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Where is the wing sweep angle measured from?

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What is this class of bolts called?