lemonincider
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Why is being a commercial pilot stressful?
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Why does supersonic flight detach airflow from a wing?
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What is a "Flight Director"?
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Why is it not recommended to hold the nose up on the A320 after touchdown?
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Why is cabin pressure increased above ambient pressure on the ground?
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Is the main landing gear of a large airplane designed for sideways (crabbed) touchdowns?
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Why do slats deploy first?
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What is a rule of thumb for when to begin a descent?
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How is minimum runway length related to V1?
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On a "Visual Approach", do I execute a "missed approach" or do I go around?
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What does %MAC mean?
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On which part of the descent does a pilot begin to flare?
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What is the difference between EGT and TIT?
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What are the differences between a slot and a slat?
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Is reducing V1 a viable option for pilots when the ASDA is shorter than the ASDR?