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16 votes

Why does the Beech Staggerwing have its low wing ahead of the high wing?

14 votes
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How are aircraft transported to, and then placed, in an aircraft boneyard?

13 votes

Why do solar planes have many small propellers instead of fewer large ones?

11 votes

What is this partially disassembled aircraft in the desert?

11 votes

Are there any airliners not made by Airbus or Boeing?

8 votes

Why are the cockpit controls of airplanes so complicated?

7 votes

Why do (almost) all military transports have high wings and civilian transports low wings?

5 votes

Comparing the Lilienthal and Wright gliders, which one had a better glide ratio?

4 votes

Why is there no alarm when the transponder is turned off?

3 votes

Why did the Junkers Ju-52 have corrugated external surfaces?

2 votes

How can I tell apart an Airbus from a Boeing?

2 votes

What was the purpose of the "tail prop" on the Ilyushin Il-62 and why was it necessary?

0 votes

Why are the tips of the flap track fairings painted red?

0 votes

How did planes measure their speed relative to the ground before GPS?

0 votes

What are these aircraft at the Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake?