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What happens to the spinning wheels of the landing gear after takeoff, before retraction?

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What kind of balloons are these?

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Why does the airport plate list a VASI that does not exist?

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Are there any Boeing 747 still flying for commercial use?

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If a GPS displays the correct time, can I trust the calculated position?

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Can someone actually "fly under the radar"?

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Are large passenger aircraft steered during taxi by changing the angle of the front landing gear?

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Do we have a unit to measure turbulence?

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What aircraft is this?

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Why are contrails not visible from the cabin?

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Why do fighter jets land faster than Jumbo commercial aircraft?

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How is the visibility at airports measured?

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Is excess fuel leaking normal during take off of a B737?

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Do pilots ever use the aircraft's ICAO 24-bit address when communicating with ATC?

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How do birds coordinate their turns?

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Why has flight UA106 such a strange predicted flight path?

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Why must Vr be set so precisely?

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Aircraft Identification: What single-engine, T-tail, commuter aircraft has a single prop but sounds like a jet?

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Why do aircraft manufacturers produce families of aircraft?

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What happens if an engine fails between V1 and V2?

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Did this aircraft illegally exceed 250kts below 10,000ft?

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What is a gust alleviation system?

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What are these devices on or adjacent to an airport taxi-way?

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How do pilots detect fuel contamination in flight?

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Can anyone Identify this FLY FAIR seaplane?

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Did the FAA order the installation of "Cooper vanes?"

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Would the wings of a Boeing 787 be snapped off in the same turbulence in which a DC-8 lost an engine and parts of a wing?

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Is it bad practice to say my callsign first in a transmission to ATC?

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What is a "Pod-Pak"?

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Why would ASOS have a caution for Low Density Altitude?

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