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Do any aircraft carry boats?

44 votes

Why does the SR-71 Blackbird sometimes have dents in the nose?

38 votes

Other than a swing wing, what types of variable geometry have flown?

22 votes

What type is this aircraft with "inverted" wings?

20 votes
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Could a landing gear jettison mechanism be practical when ditching?

15 votes

Why don't modern fighter aircraft hide their engine exhaust?

14 votes

Why are you not allowed to use power sockets in the seats during takeoff and landings?

14 votes

Do F-4 Phantom II pilots actually fold the wings?

12 votes

How dissimilar are redundant flight control computers?

9 votes

What does the expression "Normally with hull loss" mean?

9 votes

What is the fundamental difference between a land-based jet and a carrier capable jet?

8 votes
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Why paint a British roundel on a non-British Lynx?

7 votes

Why didn't we see many VTOL aircraft in the history of aircraft development?

7 votes

What is the area between the taxiway and runway shown in the picture below?

7 votes
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Are there any plans to make the QF-16 into a drone for actual combat missions, or a fully autonomous fighter?

6 votes

Has there ever been a seaplane with inflatable airbags rather than traditional pontoons?

6 votes

Why wasn't the F-14 upgraded for an electronic warfare role after the Cold War?

5 votes

Where was the J-20 design stolen from?

4 votes

Why do we often have more than one method of slowing down (retarding) aircraft on the ground?

4 votes

In the old days, why didn't aircraft use simpler systems to land on a Carrier?

4 votes

Why do fighter pilots use night vision goggles rather than normal light inside the cockpit?

4 votes

Why does London have so many airports?

4 votes

Can water-cooled brakes be used for takeoff aborts?

3 votes

Carrier VTOL takeoff or not?

3 votes

Can a fighter jet land on a modified airliner?

3 votes

Would it be practical that nuclear-powered seaplane (only flying low over the sea) or hovercraft can be an alternative to cargo plane or ship?

2 votes
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Why would a country prefer to purchase Su-35 rather than Su-30MK?

2 votes

Was a 7300-mile non-stop flight possible in 1979?

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Why were the space shuttle’s flight controls only certified for low airspeeds?

2 votes

Has this "straight through" airport design ever been contemplated?