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I just flew into class B airspace without a clearance, what should I do now?
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My windsock is erect, what does this mean?
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Why don't all commercial aircraft transmit GPS data in real time?
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Why would a glider have water ballast? If it is trying to stay aloft without an engine, wouldn't it be better to be as light as possible?
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How can a computer model yield two possible flight paths of MH370 in South Indian Ocean?
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Is it possible for a modern commercial airliner to stop being tracked without substantial mechanical failure?
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How do airlines pay air crews for an aborted flight, in general?
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Why are planes slower at higher altitudes?
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How much force does a 747 land with?
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What does it take to turn a 747 around 180 degrees?
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How does an A330 detect stall without airspeed?
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How do commercial pilots send distress signals?
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Is there a way to avoid exhaust fumes when landing?
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Why is the use of tail-down force so common?
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What are the risks in landing on a beach vs. shallow waters?
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Why is there a difference between GPS Speed and Indicator speed?
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How is minimum runway length related to V1?
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What's the purpose of yawing?
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Why do low wing aircraft have higher dihedral than high wing aircraft?
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Does the rudder need to be held throughout a coordinated turn?
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What is a stabilized approach?
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How are airspace violations detected?
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Have any passengers crashed planes?
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Is ground school required to get a Private Pilots License?
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Is there a minimum separation between a landing aircraft and another crossing its runway?
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When is a flight plan required?
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What determines crosswind limits?
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How are redundant twin engines coupled on a helicopter?
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What type of fuel is used in helicopters?
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How Earth's rotation affect flight times?