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44 votes
3 answers
19k views

Why does supersonic flight detach airflow from a wing?

35 votes
2 answers
9k views

Why is it not recommended to hold the nose up on the A320 after touchdown?

17 votes
5 answers
35k views

What is a rule of thumb for when to begin a descent?

30 votes
1 answer
8k views

Why is cabin pressure increased above ambient pressure on the ground?

12 votes
3 answers
70k views

What does %MAC mean?

18 votes
3 answers
6k views

Why do slats deploy first?

63 votes
6 answers
28k views

Why is being a commercial pilot stressful?

11 votes
3 answers
3k views

On which part of the descent does a pilot begin to flare?

2 votes
1 answer
1k views

Is reducing V1 a viable option for pilots when the ASDA is shorter than the ASDR?

14 votes
1 answer
4k views

On a "Visual Approach", do I execute a "missed approach" or do I go around?

16 votes
2 answers
9k views

How is minimum runway length related to V1?

7 votes
2 answers
15k views

What is the difference between EGT and TIT?

39 votes
4 answers
43k views

What is a "Flight Director"?

20 votes
1 answer
4k views

Is the main landing gear of a large airplane designed for sideways (crabbed) touchdowns?

5 votes
1 answer
36k views

What are the differences between a slot and a slat?