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36 votes

Why do some companies perform their freight flights only during the night?

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What does a dollar sign mean in a METAR?

32 votes

How does Boeing park several airplanes on a single runway at Paine Field?

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What is this weird plane?

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Can the 747 be re-engined as a twin?

18 votes

What is this plane and what are the rockets on the back used for?

16 votes

Does it make sense towing airplanes to the head of airstrip by external (eg electric) means?

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Should I log flying lessons from the start?

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How often is a passenger jet aircraft painted?

15 votes

Why is the air traffic control profession so commonly perceived as "stressful"?

15 votes
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How are squawk codes assigned?

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What's the preferred approach for a passenger jet?

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Why doesn't ATC use a unified frequency for the same control area?

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Are transponder codes 7701 - 7777 ever used?

12 votes

What might have been the reasons for this low flight altitude?

11 votes
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What does this METAR remark mean? 'RMK RWY 7 ATIS G LL'

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Why would a pilot request an unusual approach/runway to ATC?

11 votes

What training is required to become an air traffic controller?

11 votes

What does it mean when an airplane has the "super" call sign?

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What is CENRAP?

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How can I find out the best time to practice within towered airspace?

10 votes

Do pilots choose which aircraft to get rated for or is it the employer that decides it?

9 votes

What is the optimal sequence of departures and arrivals on a single runway?

9 votes

How often do people fly SVFR?

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What is the definition of visibility as seen in aviation weather reports?

8 votes

Where can I find ATC Guidelines for handling Airport Incidents?

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How can a tug be referred to as company?

8 votes

Why some planes are scrapped way sooner than others?

7 votes

Is there a comprehensive source for aircraft specification data for most of the aircraft in the world?

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How do ATCs choose between Tower, Approach, and Enroute facilities?