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Bulkhead (Forward and Rear) positions in civil aircraft

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What was the first law requiring licensing or certification for pilots?

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Where on the aircraft are transponders mounted?

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Has FDR data from a previous flight ever been useful in an accident investigation?

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Why the doppler effect created by the aircraft does not interest us in the conventional VOR ? And what happens to the doppler of the plane?

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Where do I land if I fly from KLAX with a constant east heading, crossing the US and the Atlantic ocean?

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LPV/LP approach (RNAV with WAAS): What is actually the "channel number"?

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Are there Hybrid Electric-Combustion Turbine Engines where only the compressor is electric driven?

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What are satellite time, GPS time, and UTC time?

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What is Automatic Radial Centering on a VOR indicator?

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Is it possible for the lift force unit vector to be equal to the weight force unit vector?

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What is the purpose of the leaf spring in an altimeter?

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Why is a Mode S transponder required to be installed and working for TCAS II to be operational?

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Can a Magnus/Coanda effect be used on wings with hot gases for more efficiency? What are current aircrafts that uses such system?

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Why don't most planes fly in a straight path?

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Examples of unmanned airports?

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Can a Localizer Backcourse signal be reversed (at the site antenna)?

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Is it possible to fly to any destination on a rhumb line track?

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Since modern ADF receivers don't rotate, how do they work?

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Explaining a "Great Circle Route" to young Civil Air Patrol cadets

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Is QDR = QDM ± 180 always true in the case of an NDB?

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Did commercial air planes in 1972 really not have some sort of automatic distress call equipment?

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How much more dangerous is it to fly in Mexico than Europe?

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Ground Speed vs True Airspeed from Departure Point to Destination - time interval

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What is the minimum and maximum altitude reading for the average radar altimeter?

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What kinds of altimeter are used in modern airliners?

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What’s the NCVA at the end of the F135 engine?

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Can a wing be stalled at a speed larger than its stall speed?

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1. Do commercial airliners turn off vents during boarding? 2. To save money?

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Minimum number of runways required for international airports?

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