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Maury Markowitz
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7 votes

Why don't aircraft use nuclear propulsion?

6 votes

What is a typical altitude for a dogfight?

6 votes

Why do heavy bombers not carry air-to-air missiles?

5 votes

Would an area-ruled fuselage improve the MiG-15/17's performance?

4 votes

Why aren't there aircraft with forward-mounted vertical stabilizers?

4 votes
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Do flares affect IR tracking devices?

4 votes

Why not mount airliner jet engines above the wings?

4 votes

Is making faster military fighters even practical?

3 votes

How is a missile lock detected?

3 votes

Why was the P-51 Mustang not adopted by the U.S. Navy?

3 votes

Why was the Sukhoi Su-47 Berkut never adopted for service?

2 votes

Have there been any incidents caused by an inability to shut down an engine?

2 votes

Can jet fighter missiles descend or ascend?

2 votes

Proportionally, what is more affected by a hot and high takeoff - a electrically driven propeller or a turbofan?

2 votes
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Was the P-82 twin Mustang better than the P-51D?

1 vote

Can plane climb without increase pitch angle?

1 vote

How practical is laser designation against helicopters?

1 vote

Can the debris pattern from a crash site confirm explosion as the cause of a crash?

1 vote

Which aircraft have fought against its own type in active combat?

1 vote

Straight Wings VS Delta Wings, Variable wing with Forward swept capability

1 vote

Why was the engine of the Ju-87 Stuka not replaced with a more powerful one?

1 vote

why lift is greater at wing root

1 vote

Does angle of rotation during takeoff affect the g-force?

1 vote

How do thrust reversers in high-bypass turbofan engines counteract initial thrust?

1 vote

Why manufacturers does not producing variable sweep wing in our current scenario?

0 votes
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Are piezoelectric energy harvesters too expensive to be used commercially as a power source in drones or small aircraft?

0 votes

What should I expect to happen when I get on a skydiving flight

0 votes

How do pilots maintain level flight after launching missile?

0 votes

Can small airplanes be towed (or carried) as cargo to be dropped at some other location by air?

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Is a French PAC skydiving license equivalent to an AFF license?