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Do jet fighters have air conditioning systems?

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Are two people required in cockpit at all times on large commercial aircraft?

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Why 1st and 2nd class but not fast or slow airplanes?

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What programming languages are used for equipment onboard aircraft?

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How is thrust generated by a propeller?

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How can an aircraft turn if the horizontal force component is zero?

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What is an aileron bushing?

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What is this on top of the Air Force One?

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Why did this commercial flight fly in circles while far from the destination?

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What is the distance from an airport from which an airliner climbs above 550 m?

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Can a super land without flaps/spoilers?

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Could turbine or compressor stages of a jet engine be switched off to improve fuel efficiency?

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What is the visual difference between turbine fans and compressor fans?

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What are the data elements shown on the GE235 flight data recorder (FDR) plot?

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Why is managing CG (centre of gravity) important?

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How to plot the pressure distribution over an airfoil?

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Is there any U.S. / FAA regulation that could apply for aviation software?

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Why is the fuselage on an airliner circular-shaped?

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What kind of delay does the A320's fly-by-wire system add?

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Why does the A350-900 call out to retard at 20 feet above the runway?

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How did the gyro gunsights of WW2 get the range and lead of a target?

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What is this aircraft, when was it produced and used and what was its role?

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Why can't I build an entire jet engine out of carbon fiber?

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What is the longest distance at which an aircraft can be visually identified?

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How do paper airplanes create lift if their wings are flat?

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Given the same engine, why install a gearbox on a turboprop but not on a turbofan?

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Why don't big airliners have bigger doors?

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Why must one wait 48 hours to fly, after scuba diving?

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Is it possible to hack an airplane while it's moving (in general)?

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What flying sources does Richard Feynman consider incorrect?

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