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What does "the other's right" refer to in 14 CFR Part 91.113?

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What is the physical explanation for the pre-stall judder in a Spitfire?

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What airplane is this? and why the strange inlets?

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What is the difference between a vertical stabilizer and a rudder?

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Has there ever been an uncommanded lowering of landing gear?

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Why is the UAE the only country with two flag carrier airlines?

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Do any aircraft possess washed-in wing characteristics?

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Has a life raft ever been successfully deployed on a modern commercial flight?

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What does "share a type rating" mean?

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A commercial jet with rear tail-mounted engines and 3+3 seat pattern?

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Why are you required to commit to a full stop landing if reverse thrust is selected?

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Why are airlines so concerned with checked baggage weight?

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Why do large civil airliners use cold rather than hot thrust reversers?

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How do gas turbine engines and turbofan engines keep constant compressor side rpm?

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Is it possible to order or purchase a hardcopy of an NTSB report?

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Why do the Comet's engines point outwards?

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What does the FAA mean by "Make and Model" of aircraft?

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How is an Airbus A380 fuselage joined and fastened together?

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Can a turbojet jet or turbofan powered aircraft land and take off from water?

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Why didn't early jetliners use turbofans?

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What does it mean to move a single flight control to its full deflection?

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Are there cases of a thrust reverser used on a turbojet engine?

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Why ground a plane while fueling?

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How is the marine perimeter of a coastal airport secured?

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What are the CONT and FLT modes of the 737 start switches?

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Why does only the right outboard aileron on the A320/340 float up when the aircraft is in the emergency electrical configuration?

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What is the difference between turn rate and yaw rate in aircraft?

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Would an oval fuselage fly as well as a round one?

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Are there any passenger aircraft with no cabin access to/from the cockpit?

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Can fuel be stored in the anti-shock bodies?