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What do the colors indicate on this KC135 tanker boom?

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How efficient is a Scramjet?

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How could "aggressor" pilots fly foreign aircraft without speaking the language?

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Why do these aircraft in long term storage have air and power connections?

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Is any of the Ingenuity helicopter's special design attributes helpful in improving helicopters flying in Earth's atmosphere?

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Why is the 5G rollout a problem in the USA but apparently nowhere else?

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Are jet engines designed in a way to make an explosion result in the least damage possible?

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What if a aerobatic fighter pilot sneezes in middle of a maneuver?

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What is the procedure for a rejected Jet/Rocket Assisted Takeoff (J/RATO)?

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Does the FlightRadar24 pose a risk to aviation security?

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First time passenger flight by two pilots?

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What steps are needed to communicate with ATC on an A320?

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Minimum number of runways required for international airports?

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What is the significance of 104% for throttle power and rotor speed?

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How did a Soviet SA-3 missile manage to shoot down the F-117 Nighthawk?

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What is this helicopter (and probe) in the film "Act of Valor"?

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Why aren't there more helicopter aerobatics at airshows?

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Did the X-15 ever conduct a point-to-point flight?

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What is the difference between autopilot and fly-by-wire system?

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How do head- and tailwinds affect airspeed?

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Why isn't the wing span of a certain airliner longer with the longer fuselage versions?

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How did the USS Vincennes misidentify an Airbus aircraft?

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How are evacuation tests made as realistic as possible?

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What does it mean "two plane thrust vectoring nozzle"?

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Can it be determined from beyond visual range whether an unknown aircraft is armed or not?

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What is the minimum engine hp needed to fly a light aircraft with an adult

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What type of pilot, if any, can use the legal title 'Captain'?

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What does "Raven" [phonetic] means when used by ATC?

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Take off with 0 kt ground speed

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Why do most U.S. cities with multiple airports try to concentrate airline operations at just one airport instead of spreading out the load?