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What is Mode B on the transponder?

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Why does the CF6/CFM56 Turbofan Fan Frame contain 12 circular holes between the primary and secondary flow?

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What is this Lockheed Martin plane?

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Why do buses at some airports differ from conventional ones?

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What causes the radar phenomenon of ‘far-shore brightening’?

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How to decode this Notam?

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What's the difference between racetrack and holding pattern?

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How is Spitfire landing gear powered?

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What is the format of data stored by a Flight Data Recorder?

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Do laser Christmas lights have the same dangers as laser pointers aimed at planes?

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Which books should I study to understand more about Supercritical airfoils?

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How do airports charge airlines for using their gates?

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How to decide on which side of the runway the approach path indicator (VASI, PAPI) are placed?

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What is the range of TCAS?

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How wide is the cone of confusion above a VOR and NDB?

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When would CAPT 3 or FO 3 ever be used on the A320?

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What are the criteria for "variable" in METAR reports?

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How stable is the "customer" power on a commercial aircraft?

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What's a metering fix?

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How does the modulation of the transponder work?

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Are ICAO airport codes starting with X-ray valid?

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Can the "Flying Whales" cargo airship really hover to be able to lift freight on board?

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Why did Concorde have a max pitch down attitude in supersonic flight?

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Were the original gyroscopic artificial horizons "upside-down"?

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What does W13/S3 mean in this METAR report?

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

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What is Automatic Radial Centering on a VOR indicator?

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Has this USAF flight violated russian airspace?

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Do turbine engines contain engine oil and fire-extinguishing fluid?

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What's this turquoise stuff covering the overlap between the blast pads of KBOS runways 04L and 09?

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