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What is the minimum number of engines required for taxiing an airliner?

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What is the fan tip speed at maximum thrust?

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How is separation managed when there are only two parallel runways in a very busy airport?

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Would a rotating skin design mitigate the heating problem limiting hypersonic flight?

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Would tubofan aircraft benefit from adjustable fan blades?

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Why isn't there a single start button for all systems on aircraft?

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What are the limitations to adding wings with engines to a helicopter?

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Are all the Airbus A380's 16 exits designed for everyday use?

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Does the person directing the plane to parking not risk getting ingested by a jet engine?

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Is it possible to buy a retired Boeing 747 aircraft?

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How is an Airbus A380 fuselage joined and fastened together?

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Do large Airliners use full thrust when reversers are deployed?

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What is the air temperature inside of a tire right after landing?

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Is there currently any heat shielding and paint for speeds of up to Mach 6?

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What happens if full thrust is applied at cruise altitude for 5-10 minutes on a 787?

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What is the minimum distance allowed between planes in flight, in Europe?

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Is it possible to power a B-52 bomber with four bypass turbofan engines?

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How large are the pilot rest areas of the A380 and B747-8?

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Could the Busemann's biplane concept be used in a turbofan engine?

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What would be the drawbacks of using a rotating engine as thrust reverser on airliners?

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Do airliners use light alloy wheels, like cars do?

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Is hypersonic flight possible with a Busemann's Biplane?

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What is the effect of sudden extreme temperature change on brake disks of large aircraft?

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How often are heavy aircraft brake pads changed?

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Is it possible to turn and safely land an aircraft with a malfunctioning rudder?

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What happens if a pilot uses left rudder during a turn to the right?

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What is the speed record for the Boeing 747 and Airbus A380?

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Would it be viable to use jet blast deflectors as a power source?

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Is it feasible to recuperate energy from landing aircraft by using a runway sled with regenerative braking?

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Is it possible to build a jet engine that utilises all excess heat?