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68 votes
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74k views

What is the purpose of the sharp pods under airliner wings?

21 votes
2 answers
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Why is the Airbus A320 permitted to carry 180 passengers, instead of the maximum 179 allowed?

13 votes
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What is the method to calculate a finite wing's lift from its sectional airfoil shape?

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Are general relationships between MTOW and OEW valid for novel configurations?

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1 answer
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Are modern airliners still stressed-skin aircraft?

5 votes
3 answers
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How to find polar curves of airliners?

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Which authority regulates airliner design?

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1 answer
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How are aviation regulations treated on a global stage?

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2 answers
557 views

How is the lift generated by a number of out-of-plane staggered wings calculated?

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2 answers
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What exactly is the afterbody of an aircraft?

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1 answer
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Is there a public database for annual flights by aircraft type?

3 votes
1 answer
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How can the Airbus A319 accommodate 156 passengers with overwing emergency exits?

3 votes
2 answers
558 views

What types of aircraft perform military airlift operations?

3 votes
1 answer
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Does the airflow from a propeller over a wing contribute to lift? [duplicate]

2 votes
1 answer
492 views

What is the influence of drag on an airliner's block fuel consumption? [closed]

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Difference between EASA and FAA regulations for airliners? [closed]

1 vote
1 answer
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What is the explanation for the different lines in the payload/range diagram for the Airbus A320?