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Bianfable
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Can a completely drained battery be recharged via ground power on an airliner like the B737?

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What aircraft is shown in this cockpit picture?

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How is fuel mass measured in airliners?

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1 answer
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Why are there large gaps in the spoilers of the Airbus A300?

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Why is the autopilot of the DHC-6 Twin Otter powered by bleed air?

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Why did the Boeing 787 switch back to separate IRS systems?

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Why are Krueger flaps called flaps and not slats?

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Are there any autoland capable aircraft without autothrottles?

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What does "share a type rating" mean?

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How are the 747-400 rudder pedals and tillers connected to the nose wheel?

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What RNP level is required for an RNP approach if the chart does not specify a value?

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How should one fly the entry procedure to an approach when the hold is not aligned with the outbound course?

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Why is the landing gear lever not set to OFF on the ground?

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Why is the generator turned back off for starting the second engine on a King Air?

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1 answer
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What is this component below the fuselage of the Fokker F28 used for?

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How does Garmin Autoland for General Aviation aircraft work?

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Why should autofeather only be used for take off on the Dash-8 Q400?

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Is it legal to install a TACAN receiver on a civilian aircraft?

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Why is the LOC RWY 26 approach at Innsbruck classified as LOC instead of ILS or IGS?

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1 answer
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Can a Bombardier CRJ derate the takeoff thrust?

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Can the assumed temperature be lower than the flat rated temperature?

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How does fuel economy quantitatively depend on altitude for a jet?

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1 answer
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What is this stripe on the windshield of the Embraer E-Jet?

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How much does the horizontal stabilizer on a 737 move for one unit of trim?