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Do Grumman F-14s, Panavia Tornados, and other swing-wing airplanes count as "fixed-wing aircraft?"

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What dictates the aspect ratio of an aircraft's wing?

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Does adding a motorized fan to a hot air balloon change its class as an aircraft?

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What is the usage ratio of the An-225 Mriya?

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What is the minimum possible number of hours required to carry passengers?

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Are solid-state attitude indicators subject to gimbal lock?

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What determines in which direction a runway is used?

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Can confirmed passengers preview or request flight plans before the flight?

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What does ICAO database "engine count c" mean?

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Do any aircraft carry spare parts for making repairs?

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Why do commercial flights turn / bank so sharply?

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Do I have to do all exercises during a checkride, even if I did them in a previous one?

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Are TI graphing calculators permitted on the FAA knowledge exams?

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What's P-Factor and why does it occur?

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How common are conformal fuel tanks?

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When are flight tracks publicly available?

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Are there advantages when operating with CG near forward or aft limits?

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How much should it cost to get IFR-rated? What to look for?

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Is FAA approval required in order to fly an RNAV SID/STAR for a private aircraft operated under FAR Part 91?

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Why would ASOS have a caution for Low Density Altitude?

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Do controllers take wind into account when giving headings?

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Do fly-by-wire flight controls in airliners provide artificial feel?

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What is the benefit of spoilerons compared to ailerons?

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What is Crew Resource management (CRM)?

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What does the ATC instruction "Make left traffic, runway 19L" mean?

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What is the bag for on a passenger oxygen mask?

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What does the zig-zag pattern on Hawker Hunter's leading edge represent?

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Why do some fighters have two engines and other have only one but still give the same performance?

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How can I tell if a G430 or G1000 has WAAS or not?

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What is the weather term for snow and dust mixture?