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What is the technique or procedure to disable/disengage the MCAS on Boeing 737 Max 8 & 9 Aircraft?

32 votes

Why does the B-2 have a smaller payload than other bombers of comparable size?

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What are the differences between the CH-46 and the CH-47?

25 votes

Is it correct that a jet fighter can be used as a non-lethal (sonic) weapon?

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What happens if you take off with a direct tailwind?

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Is it possible to design a helicopter with fixed rotor blades only (no blade angle/flap/pitch)?

17 votes

Can a tiltrotor fly safely with one engine?

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Did any aircraft ever use stick twist for rudder control?

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How do mixed-bag-of-hardware military coalitions handle communications, IFF, et. al. interoperability?

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Do all aircraft need to have horizontal and vertical stabilizers?

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What does the flashing green-light signal (return for landing) actually mean to NORDO aircraft?

12 votes

Do we fly full size aircraft with video game style joysticks?

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Do carrier-less militaries maintain carrier qualifications on allied boats?

10 votes

Do carrier-less militaries retain the equipment for carrier operations?

9 votes

Why do air forces still use bombers?

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Why are high-g requirements so important for training next generation of fighter pilots?

7 votes

Is it possible to perform a spin recovery in IMC?

7 votes

What is "settling with power" and how does it differ from vortex ring state?

7 votes

How fast were propeller planes during landing on aircraft carriers during WW2?

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Can a helicopter be "stalled" by pulling too hard?

6 votes

Why do military pilots report "gear down" during their traffic calls?

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When an airport has helipads, why would a helicopter take-off or land on a runway?

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Why does Qatar Airways fly over Syria and Iraq?

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Can the MH-60 helicopter fly without one or all of the stabilators?

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What does it mean to maintain a positive g loading?

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During autoration, does it help to pump the cyclic to increase the RPM?

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Is autorotation possible in a tandem rotored helicopter?

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Will helicopter control inputs be reversed because of precession if the fuselage starts a rapid spin?

3 votes

Why don't we have helicopter airlines?

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Even after years of research, why are planes unable to keep passengers alive in case of a fiery crash?