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What is that little black thing tied to the vertical stabilizer?

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What's up with the long exhaust stack I saw on a Cessna Caravan?

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Would fitting a T-tail on the 737 Max make MCAS unnecessary?

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Do jet aircraft have a better glide ratio than propeller aircraft in general? If so, why?

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Why does enabling engine sync on the MD-80 series trigger the "Master Caution" light?

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What could cause both engines on a 737-200 to fail at nearly the same time?

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Did WW2 airplanes ever jettison their empty external fuel tanks to act as weapons?

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Are these two objects in cockpit of Antonov - AN 225 Mriya fans for air? What is their purpose?

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How much oxygen is put in say a 180-seater A319 or A320 aircraft?

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Could an airliner exceed Mach 1 in a zero-G power dive and safely recover?

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What happens if an aircraft is only stable at higher angles of attack?

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What aircraft equipment produced the three recordings of unidentified aerial phenomenon released by the US Pentagon in 2020? What does black signify?

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What is the altitude record for the F/A-18 Hornet?

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Can you identify this helicopter?

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What is this radial-engined US Navy aircraft in Iceland?

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What is this aircraft parked in Oceanside Municipal Airport?

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Can Airbus A400M take-off from the beach fully loaded?

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Factors to be considered when re-engining aircraft

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Why so much throttle work on navy fighter during final approach?

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Why don't [most] sailplanes use whole-airplane / ballistic parachutes?

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Why do airplanes start descending when we initiate a left turn?

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What kind of aircraft are currently being used by Boulder County to fight wildfires?

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Do small or regional airports have maintenance staff or companies onsite?

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Why aren't swarms of cheap consumer-level drones a viable anti-aircraft tactic?

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What is the rationale behind placing arrestor gear on a long runway?

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Do quadcopter propellers break the sound barrier?

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Why do X-wing configurations missile/guide bombs use symmetric airfoils?

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Did A320 NEO need an equivalent to 737 MAX MCAS because of its bigger engines?

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Would one expect Canadair CL-215 or CL-415 planes to be equipped with a working ADS-B transpoder?

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What is the exact meaning of "manoeuvring" when said by ATC in reference to traffic?