Skip to main content
TayE's user avatar
TayE's user avatar
TayE's user avatar
TayE
  • Member for 7 years
  • Last seen more than 1 year ago
46 votes
9 answers
45k views

Since there are no toilets on smaller aircraft, how do you deal with the inevitable?

35 votes
6 answers
27k views

What simulation software do airlines use?

9 votes
3 answers
25k views

Are there any pressurized piston-engine aircraft?

13 votes
3 answers
17k views

What is the difference between a go-around and a missed approach?

-3 votes
1 answer
16k views

Would blade-less (Dyson style) jet engines work? [duplicate]

38 votes
2 answers
15k views

Why is jet fuel cheaper than piston fuel?

55 votes
8 answers
11k views

Why don’t airplanes use turn signals?

24 votes
3 answers
10k views

Why does the Boeing 787 have fewer cockpit windows?

7 votes
8 answers
10k views

What happens if you take off with a direct tailwind?

10 votes
3 answers
9k views

What is that black pod on the left wing of a TBM?

32 votes
4 answers
8k views

Why isn't the APU a standard diesel generator?

1 vote
3 answers
7k views

Do you have to update weight and balance charts after installing new avionics?

30 votes
2 answers
7k views

How do tugs push back the Antonov 225?

26 votes
4 answers
7k views

Do airline transport pilot trainees ever fly a passenger-less aircraft?

7 votes
3 answers
6k views

Why do some aircraft have pods on their wing tips?

31 votes
1 answer
6k views

Why do cockpit windows often appear to have a rainbow ‘tint’?

13 votes
2 answers
6k views

Why is this plane flying a circular track?

5 votes
2 answers
5k views

What are SIDS and STARs?

14 votes
1 answer
4k views

Why do the A220 cockpit seats have a cutout?

4 votes
3 answers
4k views

Since jet fuel is cheaper, why do pistons still use av-gas? [duplicate]

10 votes
8 answers
4k views

How would you design an airplane to counteract a single engine’s left turning tendencies?

7 votes
2 answers
4k views

Why are W, S, N, E highlighted on a flight management computer?

15 votes
1 answer
4k views

What are these paint patches on this 787-8?

20 votes
3 answers
3k views

Why are airplanes sometimes led by a vehicle?

13 votes
2 answers
3k views

How frequently are airplane windows cleaned?

9 votes
2 answers
3k views

Can one country really ban another from using its airspace?

4 votes
1 answer
3k views

Why do the jet turbines spin while the engines are turned off?

14 votes
2 answers
2k views

Why are the B-52 thrust levers advanced inside-out?

6 votes
1 answer
2k views

Why do propellors have white markings on their tips? [duplicate]

2 votes
1 answer
2k views

Is the Cirrus SR22T a turbo-prop? Or does in just have a turbocharger?