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jwzumwalt
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What are these engineers doing sitting on a large format drawing of B-47s aircraft?

44 votes

Is it OK to greet ATC?

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Have any operational aircraft ever used over wing fuel tanks?

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When flying VFR without GPS, how do pilots know if they are inside controlled airspace or not?

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What could the fuel pump failure have been that my flight experienced?

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What is the difference between buffeting and fluttering?

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Could a person damage a jet airliner - from the outside - with their bare hands?

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

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Why are fighter jets equipped with dorsal fin?

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What is this old pusher propeller aircraft?

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Why was the boat mounted this way on the underside of the wing on the "Landseaire" flying yacht?

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Do floatplanes land on rivers?

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What is the purpose of this loop in a taxiway?

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What are the consequences of falsely and/or unnecessarily declaring an emergency?

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Which is the airliner with the most passengers per lavatory?

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What are packs on aircraft?

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Why would a stretch variant need a larger horizontal stabilizer?

7 votes

When to climb and when to descend when faced with icing?

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How is that there is no leak through the fuel vents during aerobatics maneuvers?

7 votes

Why was my flight cancelled due to bad weather while other flights were not?

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Was ATC overstepping its boundaries when advising a pilot to ignore a cell warning?

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What are the disadvantages of using just rudder to roll an airplane?

6 votes

How much water does a passenger airliner carry?

6 votes

How much water is produced in jet exhaust?

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Why would a jet engine use cannular combustors if the annular design is superior?

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Is there a taxi turning radius requirement for normal category aircraft?

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Does an overhaul reset the 'life limit' of a turbine engine?

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On average, how often (in flight hours) will a pilot face an emergency situation?

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What does the correlation between weather and midair collisions tell us?

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Why would an airplane tip backwards during unloading?